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“Nasta‘liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy” at Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington DC
 

“Nasta‘liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy” at Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington DC

Persia's most popular and visually stunning script Nasta'ligh at Freer Sackler Gallery

For Persian Kids: Persian Alphabet Blocks

Golreezan.com, an Iranian-American line of Persian-inspired products, including: stationery apparel, stickers, magnets, and alphabet blocks, is thrilled to present the first-ever Persian alphabets blocks, a collaboration with Uncle Goose Toys, the world’s premier manufacturer of wooden alphabet blocks.

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“Born in Iran” Exhibition in Germany: Samira Hodaei, “Harem of the Heart”

AB Gallery (Lucerne/Zurich) and kunstundhelden (Berlin) are cooperatively pleased to present works by Samira Hodaei.

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2012 Man of the Year: Reza Farahan

"I'm honored, but more so, impressed...A gay man [chosen] as 'Man of the Year', shows progress."

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“Culture of Iran” Book Series: Massoume Price Releases Four New Books

Massoume Price adds four new books to her Culture of Iran book series: Medieval Iran, Modern Iran (which cover Iranian history and art by using hundreds of images from objects in major museums in Iran and around the globe

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Eric Parnes’ Art Exhibit: “I Dream of Jeannie: I See Demons”

" I Dream of Jeannie" will examine the Neo Orientalist themes so readily found within American popular culture.

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Original Photo: Simon & Schuster

Book Review: Pomegranates and Roses by Ariana Bundy

I was visiting an Iranian friend recently, when my eye caught the light hitting the red-foiled, calligraphic title of the newly-released cookbook, Pomegranates and Roses, by Ariana Bundy. The title alone conjures the essence of Persian cuisine.

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