"The Problem of Modern in Iran"
Roshanak Kayghobadi (Independent Scholar),
Maryam Ekhtiar (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Hengameh Fouladvand (Center for Iranian Modern Arts), Talinn Grigor (Brandese U) Discussant: Pamela Karimi, UMass Dartmouth
Location: Hagop Kevorkian Center, NYU 255 Sullivan Street
10 AM-12 PM. Free for public.
2011: The art of four Iranian-American Artists, affiliated with CIMA, in "Cultivating a New Identity", will be published in Amidst Shadow and Light: Contemporary Iranian Art and Artists, Edited by Hamid Keshmirshekan, Liaoning Creative Press, 2011-Link.
"Conceptual Sensibilities: The Photo Media Art of Nasser Palangi" (condensed article), will be published in Art Tomorrow , Spring 2011 - Link.
November 2010: CIMA will be represented at MESA Middle East Studies Association 2010 Annual Meeting , San Diego, CA. The Panel is titled Iranian Urban History and will take place November 19, 2010 at 4:30. For further information visit MESA's website.
"Mysticism in the Modern World" at MESA 09
CIMA's Executive Director will be Chair and Presenter at Middle East Studies Association 2009 Annual Meeting, Boston, Sun Nov 22, at 4.30pm. For more information please click here.
Priska C. Juschka Fine Art Presents: Nicky Nodjoumi
Priska C. Juschka Fine Art is pleased to present The Formulaic Nature of Appearances, new paintings by Iranian born artist Nicky Nodjoumi. This exhibition is accompanied by a catalog with an essay written by Shirin Neshat.
February 19 - March 28, 2009
Opening reception on
Thursday, February 19, 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Gallery hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 to 6:00 PM or by appointment.
Mohammad Ehsai at ArteEast: Mohammad Ehsai, a leader of modern calligraphy in Iran, who has produced many paintings, murals, and graphic designs that are eminent examples of "Naghashi Khat" - has an online exhibition at ArteEast. ArteEast continues its series featuring historical modernisms in the Middle East. Guest curated by Hengameh Fouladvand (from CIMA) with assistance from Sharon Parker.
Iranian Visual Art
Trends and Development, Exhibitions, Art of Diaspora
Encyclopedia Iran Today, co-edited by Professor Dorraj and Kamrava
Greenwood Press, 2008. Click here for more information.
CIMA will be present at the MESA Conference 2008, Washington, DC at the panel titled Music, Experience and Identity
Architecture and the Urban Landscape
MESA 2006: Iranian Visual Arts from Medieval to Modern
Presentation of Seyed Alavi's Works
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Iranian Art: Modernity and the Iranian Artist at Kellog
College, University of Oxford July 11 and 12, 2005
Hengameh Fouladvand, Executive Director, will be featured
as a guest speaker at this conference. She will be presenting her paper, Cultivating a New Identity: A Self-referential experience for Iranian American Artists.
For a link to the program, other speakers, and information
on the event, please go to:
Cultural Expressions- April 20-May 25 2002
Featuring Amir Fallah, Zahra Farmanfarmaian, Roshan
Houshmand, and Reza Kassai.
Reception Saturday, April 20, 2-5 PM
at M.Y. Art Prospects
135 West 29th Street (between 6 and 7th Av)
View Cross-Cultural Expressions-
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