Posts Tagged Iranian Painters

Farshid Shafiey

Farshid Shafiey is one of the most prominent illustrators today in Iran.  His work follows a mixture of Iranian traditions in illustration, but with a profound knowledge of expressionist art and also the works of Gustav Klimt. He has won several international prizes for his work, including: 1. Encouragement prize in 2000 Noma Concourse Japan; […]

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Parviz Tanavoli

From: http://www.elliottlouis.com/dynamic/artists/Parviz_Tanavoli.asp Born in Tehran, Iran in 1937 and immigrating to Vancouver in 1989, Parviz Tanavoli is the pioneer of modern sculpture in Iran. His art career began in the early 1950’s and spans to the present. Crucial to understanding Tanavoli’s achievements is the realization that he has explored, analyzed and absorbed the rich visual, […]

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Hossein Zenderoudi

Charles Hossein Zenderoudi (born 1937 Tehran) is a renowned Iranian painter and sculptor, known especially as a pioneer of Iranian modern art.   “Hossein Zenderoudi is the man of measure in communication, a measure conditioned by memory, which is an essential factor in the artist’s distancing of creativity from the semantic and formal elements of […]

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