Translations in Contemporary Iranian Art
Talinn Grigor, UC Davis
March 29, 2018 · 12:00 pm—1:20 pm EDT · Bowl 2 Robertson
Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies
This talk traces the role of contemporary Iranian art, its production, its institutions, and its politics. Through the three categories of historicity, marketability, and mobility, Talinn Grigor (UC Davis) reconsiders the definitions of ‘contemporary’ and ‘art’ in its global context.