PARASTOU FOROUHAR: KISS ME

ROSE ISSA PROJECTS, LONDON
19 FEBRUARY–28 MARCH 2014

In this series of textile banners, the Iranian artist Parastou Forouhar re-affirms her provocative spirit.

In "Kiss Me", she re-imagines the traditional religious banners that are draped in public spaces in Iran during ceremonies to commemorate the death of Shi’ite Imams and martyrs.