Photos: 'Iran Modern' Opening Reception

NEW YORK, September 10, 2013 — Asia Society Museum marked the opening of the Iran Modern exhibition with a festive reception attended by hundreds of members, supporters and arts enthusiasts. Present were guest cocurators Drs. Layla S. Diba, who gave a tour of the exhibition, and Fereshteh Daftari, who gave a lecture for Asia Society members.

Also in attendance were exhibition artists Ghasem Hajizadeh, Nahid Hagigat, Nicky Nodjoumi, Parviz Tanavoli and Mohsen Vaziri-Moqaddam, who has a sculpture in the show you can see being installed and positioned in this time-lapse video.

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Related Links:
Iran Modern website
Co-curator's lecture
Video: Unfolding the Vaziri-Moqaddam Sculpture
More on Asia Society membership