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Russo-Persian History – Mershon Center for International Security Studies
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Russo-Persian History – Mershon Center for International Security Studies

A historical, socio-political look at Perso-Russian relations. The Mershon Center for International Security Studies, Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures, Center for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies, Department of History, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, and Department of the History of Art at The Ohio State University are hosting this … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – Artist Samira Hodaie
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This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – Artist Samira Hodaie

Iranian artist Samira Hodaie visits United Arab Emirates for her first solo show in the country “And the Dance Goes On” opens this week at Cube Arts gallery, DIFC, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Tehran-based artist’s pointillist work draws from Iranian and Islamic heritage, embracing elements of pop culture and appearing at once like pixelated … Continue reading

Iranian Composers Winner Ehsan Mohammadi’s London Performance
classical music / Contemporary Music / Music

Iranian Composers Winner Ehsan Mohammadi’s London Performance

Epic Persia composers competition -Winner announced + Performance, London Docklands Sinfonia announced the winner of its worthy but tiringly titled Epic Persia composers’ competition, in which composers based in Iran were asked to write a work around the theme of C16th Shahnameh, or The Book of Kings by Ferdowsi. The 80-person British orchestra performs an … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Interference: New Media Art
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This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Interference: New Media Art

For this week’s show we hear from curator and photography professor Flounder Lee, as he tours the Interference show at Dubai’s Farjam Foundation gallery. The video works in the show include three Iranian artists all of whom have been on the Six Pillars radio show in the past: Anahita Razmi, Shoja Azari and Shahram Karimi. … Continue reading