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Custodian of Vacancy: The Iranian Embassy in the USA

January 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

Young American - Iranian artist, Eric Parnes, captures the architectural details and the ephemera of a bygone era of the Iranian Embassy on 3005 Massachusetts Avenue, once famous for hosting A-list parties before the the fall of the Shah of Iran in 1979. Geraldine Lee reports from Dubai. [...]

Morteza Zahedi: Tickle

December 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

Iranian Artist Morteza Zahedi, a prolific children’s book illustrator, displays child-like wonders and playfulness in his latest works of art now showing at XVA Gallery in Dubai. [...]

“Iran – Unveiled” by Zann Huang

May 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

After 7 years of floating around Europe, the USA, Australia and parts of Asia, the NUS Middle East Institute is proud to present their first ever photo exhibition featuring the works of a local photographer, Zann Huizhen Huang. Chee Wei Teck interview the photographer about her works and experience photographing in the Middle East. [...]