Mojdeh Gallery to show work by influential Iranian artists

Paintings by a group of veteran Iranian modern artists will be put on display in an exhibition at Tehran’s Mojdeh Gallery on Friday.

Works by 29 artists, who have had major roles in influential movements in Iran’s contemporary art, have been selected for the exhibit, curator Mojdeh Tabatabaii said in a press release on Tuesday.

Works by Sohrab Sepehri, Hossein Zendehrudi, Parviz Kalantari, Gholamhossein Nami, Qobad Shiva, Ahmad Esfandiari and Farideh Lashaii are seen among the selected works, she said.

The collection contains different styles of paintings, such as figurative, naturalism and surrealism, that have been created with other different techniques.

Tabatabaii also added that the artworks will be offered at reasonable prices providing the facility for people from all walks of life who would like to have artwork in their homes.

The exhibit will be running for 10 days in the gallery, which is located on 18th St., North Allameh, in the Sadatabad.

[via Tehran Times]