Tehran Calling London / London Calling Tehran
An exhibition of contemporary art from Tehran and London
Exhibition runs: Friday 15th March – Saturday 20th April 2013
Launch: Thursday 14th March 2013 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Art produced in the thriving and sophisticated underground art scene of Tehran, featuring work created by some of Tehran’s leading contemporary artists alongside London based artists.
The work of 22 Tehran artists is featured alongside work by London based artists who participated in the Tehran exhibition. There are works using print, illustration, conceptual art, video, painting, new media, sculpture, and photography. All the works have been donated as part of the two way exhibition process – London artists donated the work which was displayed in Tehran. The Tehran Calling artists whose work is on show are :- Ali Alavi, Azarakhsh Askari, Mazdak Ayari, Amin Davaie, Saeed Ensafi, Negar Farajiani, Farhad Fozouni, Amirali Ghasemi, Alireza Ghazi, Amirali Golriz, Sahand Hesamiyan, Peyman Hooshmandazeh, Amir Mobed, Behzad Nejadghanbar, Tarlan Rafiee, Saeed Ravanbakhsh, Nastaran Safaei, Yashar Samimi Mofakham, Sina Seifee, Jinoos Taghizadeh, Saleh Tasbihi, and Nasser Teymourpour.
The London based artists whose work is on display are:- Faisal AbduAllah, Emma Charles, Adam Dant, Godfried Donkor, David Ferry, Satch Hoyt, Tam Joseph, Roshini Kempadoo, Taus Makhcheva, Julia McKenzie, Mythili, Eileen Perrier, John Phillips, Jamie Reid, Susan Stockwell, Joe Strummer, Stella Whalley.
Admission to the gallery is free
Opening times: Tuesday to Saturday: 10:30am to 5:30pm
Image: Azarakhsh Askari