This Week’s Six Pillars – Lahore Biennial Foundation Residency
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This Week’s Six Pillars – Lahore Biennial Foundation Residency

Launching the new weekly series of Six Pillars on Wednesday 9th September – 9pm, we speak to three artists on a 4 week residency in Karachi, Pakistan. The Lahore Biennial Foundation hosts an arts residency for the first time at Karachi’s new and liberal Habib University. We hear from three of the four participating artists … Continue reading

Six Pillars Podcast – Iran UK Sonics Live on Resonance104.4FM
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Six Pillars Podcast – Iran UK Sonics Live on Resonance104.4FM

Participants of the Iran UK Sonics residency perform live on air. Iran-UK Sonics was a two week residency for Iranian musicians living in the MENASA region to study, perform and exchange with graduates of the London College of Communications Sound Arts Department at the University of London with the live performance at Southbank Centre’s Queen … Continue reading

Artist Focus: Nemo Ghasemi #IranUKSonics
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Artist Focus: Nemo Ghasemi #IranUKSonics

As part of our #IranUKSonics residency running until Dec 20th, we feature a series of interviews with each of the five selected participants. Nemo Ghasemi Tafreshi, also known as Bluesy Guy, is an award-winning blues guitarist, electronic musician and song writer from Iran. Originally from Tehran with a background in film scoring and sound design, Ghasemi … Continue reading

Artist Focus: Heckmat(t) – #IranUKSonics
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Artist Focus: Heckmat(t) – #IranUKSonics

As part of our #IranUKSonics residency running until Dec 20th, we feature a series of interviews with each of the five selected participants. Born in Shiraz, now a street artist and producer in the capital of Iran, Heckmat(t) is part of hip-hop label Maktab-B and has collaborated with DJs and MCs, and DJs himself. With … Continue reading