All posts tagged “calligraphy

Alireza Astaneh

Persian Letters

Kevin Schwartz looks at the allure of Persian nasta’liq calligraphy in the ateliers and courts of the Persianate world, as well as to a new generation of Iranian artists

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Lalla Essaydi

War of Words

‘The invocation of literature in art is the bond bringing Neshat and Essaydi together in their struggle to recontextualise views of the region’

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