THE FUTURE OF TRADITIONS, WRITING PICTURES. CONTEMPORARY ART
FROM THE MIDDLE EAST

BRUNEI GALLERY, SOAS, LONDON
12 JANUARY–25 MARCH 2023
STUDY DAY: SAT. 14 JANUARY, 10AM–1PM

This exhibition is about three generations of artists from Iran and the Arab world, from the early pioneers of a vernacular Lettrism movement in the 1960s till now.

Etel Adnan – Joumana Al Hosseini – Maliheh Afnan – Siah Armajani – Nja Mahdaoui – Mohammad Ehsaey – Ahmed Moustafa – Hassan Massoudy – Ali Omar Ermes – Rachid Koraichi – Enayatollah Nouri – Mehdi Qotbi – Mouneer Al Shaarawi – Hossein Valamanesh – Khaled Ben Slimane – Chant Avedissian – Walid Siti – Fathi Hassan – Parastou Forouhar – Susan Hefuna – Halim Al Karim - Farhad Moshiri – Katayoun Rouhi – Mahmoud Obaidi – Bita Ghezelayagh – Manal Al Dowayan – Farnaz Jahanbin – Hanieh Delecroix – Joumana Medlej – Nayla Romanos Iliyia – Farhad Ahrarnia – Said Baalbaki – Mahmoud Bakhshi – Shakir Hassan Al Said – Christine Khondjie – Kamal Boullata – Jacqueline Béjani