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Amidst shadow and light : contemporary Iranian art and artists

Hamid Keshmirshekan (Editor)
Print Book, English, 2011
Liaoning Creative Press Ltd, [Place of publication not identified], 2011
232 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
9787802134959, 7802134951
Perspectives on contemporary art and artists in Iran. Concerning modernity in Iranian painting / Mehdi Hosseini
Contemporary art in Iran and its relation to other non-European art / Edward Lucie-Smith
Reproducing modernity / Hamid Keshmirshekan
Globalisation and the question of identity / Hamid Keshmirshekan
The new generation of Iranian art photographers / Hamid Severi
Paradigms of paradise in contemporary Iranian art / Faryar Javaherian
Locating the evolutionary journy of institutional art training in the processes of transition of continuity / Mehri Honarbin-Holliday
Lithographic illustrations of the Qajar period as a source of inspiration for contemporary Iranian art / Ulrich Marzolph
Iranian diasporic art. Searching for Tooba / Shiva Balaghi
Cultivating a new identity / Hengameh Fouladvand
The fabric of life and art / Rose Issa
Embodying memory / Sharon L. Parker
Art and revolution. Posters of revolution and war / Peter Chelkowski
The revolutionary art in Iran / Aydin Aghdashloo
The impact of Shiite and revolutionary beliefs on contemporary Iranian art / Abdolmajid Hosseini-Rad
"This book is based on the Barakat international conference on Contemporary Iranian art : modernity and the Iranian artist, held in Oxford University in July 2005"--Page VI