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“Custodian of Vacancy: The Iranian Embassy in the USA” by Eric Parnes

“Custodian of Vacancy: The Iranian Embassy in the USA” by Eric Parnes

In “Custodian of Vacancy: The Iranian Embassy in the USA”, Iranian-American artist Eric Parnes exhibits a series of rare photographs featuring the empty and dilapidated building that was once filled with people and parties, much like any other embassy in DC.

Brain Zoo Studios: Pepe & Lucas Available on iTunes

Brain Zoo Studios: Pepe & Lucas Available on iTunes

11 December 2013

Created by Mo Davoudian, founder of Brain Zoo Studios, an Emmy® Award winning character animation studio based in Los Angeles, ”Pepe & Lucas” is a new enhanced children’s book.

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“Tanx God”: K-von’s New One-Hour Comedy Special

“Tanx God”: K-von’s New One-Hour Comedy Special

22 November 2013

Comedian K-von has a father from the Middle-East and a mother from Middle-America, leaving him…Somewhere in-between. And in his new one-hour comedy special, “Tanx God”, he entertains with his multicultural knowledge and delivers the laughter.

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Iranian Reality TV Stars: Q&A with Lilly Ghalichi

Iranian Reality TV Stars: Q&A with Lilly Ghalichi

21 November 2013

Call her what you will, but star of BravoTV‘s Shahs of Sunset, and reigning Persian Prom Queen, Lilly Ghalichi, is not hearing any of it. She’s too busy rising above the cynicism and grabbing life by its bejeweled horns to prove that beauty and brains are not mutually exclusive. 

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Shahs of Sunset Season 3: Interview with Reality TV Star, Mike Shouhed

Shahs of Sunset Season 3: Interview with Reality TV Star, Mike Shouhed

28 October 2013

The Shahs are back for another season!

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“Dare to Live / Vivere”: Chatting with Sattar

“Dare to Live / Vivere”: Chatting with Sattar

16 October 2013

To mark the International Day of Friendship the UN encourages governments, international organizations and civil society groups to hold events, activities and initiatives that contribute to the efforts of the international community towards promoting a dialogue among civilizations, solidarity, mutual understanding and reconciliation. And to actively participate in celebrating this day, WAALM released ”Dare To Live […]

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Film Series: Iranian New Wave 1960s-1970s at Asia Society Museum

Film Series: Iranian New Wave 1960s-1970s at Asia Society Museum

16 October 2013

Asia Society's must-see film series, Iranian New Wave 1960s-1970s features rarely screened films of an extraordinary film movement that took place before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. During the cosmopolitan and yet turbulent period of the 1960s-1970s, an auteur cinema emerged and responded actively to the cultural, political, and social conditions of the time.

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