Bahman Mohassess

Iran: Unedited History

September 16, 2014 | Natasha Morris

Natasha Morris on an ambitious exhibition of contemporary Iranian art at Paris’ Musée d’Art Moderne spanning over 50 years and featuring over 200 works by over 20 artists

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Djellaba

Wind, Sand, and Stars

September 9, 2014 | Zakaria Wakrim

A photo essay by Zakaria Wakrim featuring surreal images of the Atlas Mountains, the Sahara Desert, and the proverbial North African djellaba

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Persepolis

A Thousand Years of the Persian Book

September 2, 2014 | Kevin Schwartz

Kevin Schwartz on an exhibition at Washington, DC’s Library of Congress celebrating a millennium of Persian textual production from Iran and beyond

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Afsoon

My Grandfather’s Room

August 25, 2014 | Afsoon

‘His house was full of welcoming mysteries, except for one room on the top floor called “the salon”. It was rarely open, and only used for “important” visitors …’

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Here and Elsewhere

Here and Elsewhere

August 18, 2014 | Sarah Hassan

Sarah Hassan’s reflections on a ‘long-overdue’ exhibition of contemporary art from the Arab world on display at New York City’s New Museum

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