Art as Archive, Artist as Archivist

In conjunction with the exhibition Global/Local 1960–2015: Six Artists from Iran

Speakers Taraneh Hemami, visual artist, San Francisco, and Azin Feizabadi, visual artist, Berlin, will discuss making work born from an archival impulse. Organized by Narges Bajoghli and Leili Sreberny-Mohammedi, PhD candidates in Sociocultural Anthropology, NYU. In series: Animating the Archives, Symposiums on Iranian Cultural History. Information:

Co-sponsored by NYU’s Iranian Studies Initiative; Center for Media, Culture, and History; Visual Arts Initiative, NYU Arts Council; Department of Anthropology; Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies; and Grey Art Gallery; and Iranian Alliances Across Borders (IAAB), a community organization.

Starts 3/25/16 5:00 pm
Ends 3/25/16 7:00 pm
Location NYU Abu Dhabi, 19 Washington Square North


Program Types: Conversation