Manifestations of the World’s Contemporary arts in Tehran
Tehran, Museum of Contemporary Arts, 2010/6
Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Arts is set to unveil a collection of works by renowned international artists during an exhibition in the Iranian capital.
Manifestations of the World’s Contemporary arts will display more than 40 paintings, sculptures, illustrations and installations by famous contemporary artists.
“The event will showcase works by renowned figures such as Henry Moore, Kamil Jacob Pissarro and Morris Louis for the first time.
Dan Flavin, Alan Shields, Fernand Leger, Edouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh are also among the artists whose works are being displayed during the exhibition.
Manifestations of the World’s Contemporary Arts is a sequel to an exhibition of the same name which was held in June 2009 at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Arts.
Last year’s event also displayed impressionist, cubist, abstract, minimalist and conceptual artworks by modern and 19th-century artists such as Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Rene Magritte, Max Ernst, Vasily Kandinsky, Pierre Soulages, Francis Bacon, Juan Miro and Roy Lichtenstein.
“Painter and Model” from Pablo Picasso
Wassily Kandinsky, Tensions Claires – 1937
Vincent Van Gogh, Worn out: At Eternity’s Gate. 1882
Baboon and Young, Pablo Picasso – 1951
Edouard Manet, Polichinelle – 1876
Max Beckmann, Self- Portrait – 1922