Artists offer alternative views of Iranian culture in group exhibition

A recent group exhibition of contemporary Iranian art is making a splash at the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto, Canada. Featuring politically and socially charged photography, painting, video, and other media, “Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet: Contemporary Persians” is an exhibition that captures the texture and complexity of the current situation in Iran, both exposing and reflecting upon it.

Be sure to follow this exhibition, which is supposed to be traveling to a key US art institution this summer. Read more