Grey Gallery Conversation: Fereshteh Daftari and Lynn Gumpert

30 Mar


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Faramarz Pilaram, Mosques of Isfahan (B), c. 1962. Ink, watercolor, gold and silver paint, and printed seals on paper, 45 3/4 x 34 3/4 in. Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection, Gift of Abby Weed Grey, G1975.110

Fereshteh Daftari and Lynn Gumpert
Thursday, March 31, 7:00 pm
Silver Center, Room 300
(enter at 32 Waverly Place)Fereshteh Daftari, independent curator and scholar, and Lynn Gumpert, curator of Global/Localand director, Grey Art Gallery, NYU, will discuss the many exhibitions curated and co-curated by Dr. Daftari—including the series featuring Middle Eastern artists at the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Between Word and Image: Modern Iranian Visual Culture at the Grey (2002); and
Iran Modern at Asia Society (2013), among other shows.

Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Art History and Grey Art Gallery.

Free of charge, no reservations, seating is limited. All programs are 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.

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The gallery is accessible to people with disabilities.
For best access, please call 212/998-6780 before visiting.




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