Panel Discussion
A Bridge Between You and Everything: Iranian Women Artists in Conversation

In conjunction with the exhibition Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish, and Indian Highlights from NYU's Abby Weed Grey Collection

Also in conjunction with the exhibition A Bridge Between You and Everything, November 7-24, 2019, High Line Nine Galleries, 507 West 27th Street. Organized by the Center for Human Rights in Iran and curated by Shirin Neshat.

Working in the aftermath of the 1979 Revolution, contemporary Iranian women artists are embracing themes of gender identity, repression, religion, and memory. In this panel, speakers will also discuss the complexities of cultural duality and the nuances of an evolving artistic discourse. Moderated by artist and curator Shirin Neshat, with artists Shiva Ahmadi, Afruz Amighi, Ala Dehghan, Roya Farassat, Nazanin Noroozi, Sepideh Salehi, and Hadieh Shafie.  

Co-sponsored by the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI), ArteEast, and NYU’s Grey Art Gallery.

Free of charge, no reservations, capacity limited, and subject to change. Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings.

Starts 11/4/19 6:30 pm
Ends 11/4/19 8:00 pm
Participants Shirin Neshat
Location Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center (enter at 32 Waverly Place, or 31 Washington Place for wheelchair access)
Cost Free of charge


Program Types: Panel