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NY to Host Tenets of Iranian Video Art


The art gallery of Mana Contemporary in New York, is to hold an exhibition of video installations by six video artists from Iran.

Slated for October 15-March 30, 2018, the exhibit is organized in collaboration with Aaran Art Gallery in Tehran and Mahmoud Reza Bahmanpour, managing director of Nazar Art Publication, a Tehran-based publishing house.

The show is the second part of an exhibition series of contemporary Iranian art titled ‘In Between’ and curated by Iranian contemporary painter Shahram Karimi, 60, according to the website of the host gallery,

The first exhibition of this two-part series, ‘In Between: Contemporary Iranian Art’ was on view at Mana Contemporary from August 30-September 8, which featured artists whose works are not culturally explicit, but conjures cross-cultural themes.

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Financial Times
October 11, 2017

Shirin Abedinirad, Passage, 2015