Six Pillars Podcast – Piers Secunda Auction Special
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Six Pillars Podcast – Piers Secunda Auction Special

Artist Piers Secunda has visited the edges of ISIS territory in Iraq, he has taken a decade of ‘rejected’ work and compacted it into a 1 metre cube, and sculpted ancient Chinese puzzles with paint. See Secunda’s fine art work donated to the Resonance104.4FM auction, you can still bid here. Broadcast Times: 6-6.30pm Mondays Repeats … Continue reading

New Podcast – Wael Shawky “Dictums” at Lisson Gallery
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New Podcast – Wael Shawky “Dictums” at Lisson Gallery

Last month’s broadcast on Shawky at Lisson, now podcast free online. In this episode we speak to the Egpytian artist about his silent film and sound installation, and drawings at London Gallery The Lisson. We also hear from Lisson’s Art Writer, Ossian Ward about the parallel show by Christian Jankowski with whom both Ward and … Continue reading

Six Pillars Event, Persian Poetry Evening Sept 24th
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Six Pillars Event, Persian Poetry Evening Sept 24th

An Ingenious World is the first major show in the UK of veteran artist Siah Armajani (b.1939 Iran). Opening September 18th the exhibition at Parasol Unit Foundation surveys his work from early pieces made on paper in Iran in the late 1950s, to later works including his most recent structure, the Alfred Whitehead Reading Room, … Continue reading

“Parviz Tanavoli: Sculpting the Nightingale”
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“Parviz Tanavoli: Sculpting the Nightingale”

Montecristo Magazine interview the heavyweight Iranian artist on camera, in English. It turns out he has the best godfather voice possible!  Here Tanavoli discusses his work, just before his participation in the exhibition Safar/Voyage: Contemporary Works by Arab, Iranian and Turkish Artists at the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada. … Continue reading