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  • Magic in Monaco, Auction Gala, 2017
  • Magic in Monaco, 2017
  • Magic in Monaco, Kamil Gallery, 2017
  • Farideh Lashai at the British Museum
  • Farideh Lashai at the British Museum
 
Featured Event

November 2017
Farideh Lashai: On Violence and Beauty | British Museum

                    

 

Sunday 12th November 2017

14.30–17.30  Lectures 
18.00  Reception 


Stevenson Lecture Theatre
British Museum
London, WC1B 3DG


Free, booking essential
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Further inquiries: bibinaz@magicofpersia.com

An afternoon of talks to mark the exhibition 'On Violence and Beauty: Reflections on War' which features When I Count There Are Only You But When I Look There Is Only a Shadow of Farideh Lashai (1944-2013), a video installation after Goya’s Disasters of War and Lashai’s last workSpeakers will consider the importance of the Goya Disasters, why Lashai chose Goya for inspiration, how the work was made, the world she inhabited, and how Lashai’s work was received in the three museums it has been shown during 2016-2017: Sharjah Art Foundation, MSK Gent, and the Prado museum.

Speakers: Sussan Babaie, Antony Griffiths, Yashar Samimi Mofakham & Tarlan Rafie, Venetia Porter, Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi, Catherine de Zegher and Ana Martinez de Aguilar. A film about Farideh Lashai by Kambiz Safari will be introduced by Maneli Kaykavoussi, Farideh’s daughter. A reception and private view of the exhibition follow the talks.

 

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November 2017
Farideh Lashai: On Violence and Beauty | British Museum

July 2017
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November 2016
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September 2016
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September 2016
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September 2016
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July 2016
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April 2016
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March 2016
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February 2016
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October 2015
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September 2015
MOP CAP 2015 Finalist Exhibition Opening | London

August 2015
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May 2015
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May 2015
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March 2015
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March 2015
Nowrouz Auction Gala Benefit 2015 | Dubai

November 2014
MOP Foundation Fundraising Exhibition

November 2014
Sotheby's New York Contemporary Day Sale

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