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Product Code: Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian

Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian

Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian, Cosmic Geometry Monir's mirror mosaics, wall-based reliefs and intricate sculptures are gathered for the first time in this volume. Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Karen Marta.Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian is a contemporary Iranian artist known for transforming Persian pictorial language into Modernist forms. Through her studies abroad, she combines traditional Iranian techniques with Western geometric abstraction to create unique and culturally ambiguous paintings and objects. Born in Qazvin, Iran in 1924, Farmanfarmaian studied Iranian art early in her life until moving to New York in the late 1940s, further studying at Cornell University, Parsons School of Design, and the Art Students League. She became an important fixture of the New York art scene, befriending important painters such as Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, and Joan Mitchell. After a 20-year exile following the Islamic Revolution, Farmanfarmaian moved back to Iran in 1992, where she currently lives and continues to produce work. Her intricate glass, mirror, wood, and metal tessellated compositions have achieved widespread recognition and critical acclaim, resulting in awards such as a gold medal at the 1958 Iranian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Her works inclusion among the collections of important institutions as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art.ISBN: 9788862081757 anguage:English pages: 224 illustrations: 200 binding: cloth hardback release: Fall 2011
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