A Bridge Between You and Everything: A Group Exhibition of Iranian Women Artists

When 7 Nov 2019 - 24 Nov 2019
Where High Line Nine Galleries
507 West 27th Street
New York, NY 10003
United States

Opening November 2019, A Bridge Between You and Everything: An Exhibition of Iranian Women Artists is curated by renowned artist Shirin Neshat and is presented by the Center for Human Rights in Iran, a NY-based nonpartisan and nonprofit organization working to protect basic rights and freedoms in Iran and promote cultural tolerance and understanding.

The exhibition will include the work of 16 contemporary artists exploring themes such as sexual identity, repression, religion and memory. The participating artists, who all began their practice in the aftermath of the 1979 Iranian revolution, include Ala Dehghan, Afruz Amighi, Afsoon, Bahar Sabzevari, Hadieh Shafie, Laleh Khorramian, Nazanin Noroozi, Parastou Forouhar, Raha Raissnia, Roya Farassat, Sepideh Salehi, Shahrzad Changalvaee, Shiva Ahmadi, Hoda Rostami and Soudeh Davoud.

A panel discussion in conjunction with this exhibition and the exhibition Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish, and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Weed Grey Collection on view at the Grey Art Gallery will take place on November 4, 2019. For more information about this panel please click here.

Image: Shiva Ahmadi’s Carnage (2018). Courtesy of artist, Haines Gallery and Center for Human Rights in Iran.

For more information about the exhibition please click here.