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'The Ocean Can Be Yours' | Works by Four Iranian Artists | Afsoon | Ghalamdar | Jason Noushin | Katayoun Rouhi

Comics and calligraphy : British-Iranian artist Jason Noushin – in conversation

August 5, 2017 - Lisa Pollman - Art Radar

Diaspora artist bursts onto international art scene with found paper and Persian script mash-ups. 

Multidisciplinary artist Jason Noushin employs antiquarian paper, discontinued bank notes and vintage comic book leaves alongside calligraphy to emerge with works examining socio-political narratives. 

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‎شباهنگ SHABAHANG

April 12, 2017 - VOA News Farsi

The exhibition focuses on combining visual arts and poetry and Persian literature.

‘THE OCEAN CAN BE YOURS’ AT ELTHAM COLLEGE, LONDON

March 21, 2017 - BLOUIN ARTINFO

'The Ocean Can Be Yours', an exhibition curated by Janet Rady is currently on view at the Gerald Moore Gallery, Eltham College, London, through April 29, 2017.

POETRY AS ART: FOUR IRANIAN ARTISTS SHOW TEXT-BASED WORKS IN LONDON

March 19, 2017 - Corrie Parsonson

What would language look like as visual art? Four Iranian artists provide answers to that question in an exhibition that runs through April 29 at the Gerald Moore Gallery in southeast London.

THE OCEAN CAN BE YOURS @ GERALD MOORE

February 16, 2017 - Lizzy Vartanian Collier

The ocean can be yours. Can it? Visas, passports and border control may argue otherwise. Air travel is a modern phenomenon, the first commercial flight crossed the skies in 1914, before then however, voyages traversed oceans by ship. Who owns the sea? This is a question that our ancestors have been arguing about for centuries and it is unlikely that an answer will be agreed upon soon. The title of a contemporary exhibition of artwork by four Iranian artists at Gerald Moore Gallery purports to claim that the ocean can in fact, be ours.

 

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BRITISH-IRANIAN ARTIST JASON NOUSHIN COVERS HIS SCULPTURES WITH CALLIGRAPHY

February 15, 2017 - Corrie Parsonson

The U.S.-based British-Iranian artist Jason Noushin has a fondness for birds, Persian calligraphy and poetry. In his most recent works, he manages to combine the three, producing life-like birds covered with words. A brace – modelled in wire, paint, ink, plaster, barbed wire and encaustic – is currently part of a group show of Iranian art in London. For more, click here.

THE OCEAN CAN BE YOURS

February 12, 2017 - Rayan Elena Vergara Meersohn

If the dichotomy between what is visible and what is hidden grounds Iranian philosophical thought, then the convergence of visual art and poetry can only be one of its strongest vehicles. The Ocean Can Be Yours, an exhibition by Gerald Moore Gallery at Eltham College, curated by Janet Rady, presents Persian visual art and linguistic practices via the interpretation of international poetry through an Iranian lens.

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THE OCEAN CAN BE YOURS: VIDEO

February 8, 2017 - Khalil Itani

Watch the video of the exhibition here.