Shahpour Pouyan, Projectile 9, 2013. Steel, iron, and ink, 78 3/4 x 72 x 7 7/8 in. Private collection, New York
Persian Lithographs of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries at NYU
Thursday, February 11, 12:30–1:45 pm
Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies
255 Sullivan Street (at Washington Square South)
Dagmar Riedel, Iranian Studies, Columbia University, and Guy Burak, subject librarian for Middle Eastern Studies, NYU Libraries, will discuss the large collection of Persian lithographs of the 19th and early 20th centuries in the collection of Fales Library, NYU.
Co-sponsored by NYU’s Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies, NYU Libraries, and Grey Art Gallery.
Free of charge, no reservations, seating is limited.
Shahpour Pouyan and Murtaza Vali
Thursday, February 11, 6:30 pm
NYU Abu Dhabi
19 Washington Square North
Shahpour Pouyan, artist in Global/Local, will discuss his work with Murtaza Vali, a Brooklyn-based art historian, curator, and critic whose writing has appeared in Artforum, ArtReview, ArtIndia, Bidoun, and ArtAsiaPacific.
Co-sponsored by NYU Abu Dhabi and the Grey Art Gallery.
Required RSVP here.
Free of charge, seating is limited. All programs subject to change.
Offered in conjunction with the exhibition Global/Local 1960–2015: Six Artists from Iran, on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery January 12–April 2, 2016.
For more information on the exhibition,
please visit greyartgallery.nyu.edu