Upcoming events

29
Jan
2017

Focus Iran 2 - Los Angeles Exhibition

01/29/2017 - 05/07/2017
Craft & Folk Art Museum
Craft & Folk Art Museum
5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 United States
Free

Farhang Foundation in collaboration with local museums and galleries, presents FOCUS IRAN: Contemporary Photography and Video, a biennial juried exhibition of contemporary photography and video works relating to Iranian culture or heritage.

30
Apr
2017

Iran-Iraq War (1980-88) and the Creation of the “Sacred Defense Art”

04/30/2017 4:00 pm -6:00 pm
UCLA - Dodd Hall
UCLA - Dodd Hall
390 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Free

Pedram Khosronejad is Farzaneh Family Chair and Associate Director for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies Program (IPGS) at the Oklahoma State University and also associate member of Groupe Sociétés, Religions, Laicités, CNRS-Paris, France. He obtained his PhD at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris...

01
May
2017

Lost Souls: Photography of African Eunuchs & Female Servants in Qajar Iran

05/01/2017 4:00 pm -6:00 pm
UCLA - Humanities
UCLA - Humanities
415 Portola Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
Free

The focus of scholars of photography of Qajar Iran, remains fixed solely on photographic content, without any consideration of the materiality of photographic form. Recognizing photographs as material culture is a way to address such a blind spot, and suggests that any methodological use of them requires a more complex and subtle approach.

06
May
2017

UCLA Celebration of Iranian Cinema 2017

05/06/2017 - 05/19/2017
Billy Wilder Theater - Hammer Museum
Billy Wilder Theater - Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
$10 Online / $9 Box Office - General Admission / Alumni, Student, Senior Discounts

The power of the moving image to connect people otherwise distanced by cultural, political and national divides has been embodied nowhere more profoundly over the last several decades than in the humanism, artistry and courage of Iranian filmmakers.

$10.00
16
Sep
2017

Focus Iran 2 - Irvine Exhibition

09/16/2017 - 10/13/2017
Craft & Folk Art Museum
Craft & Folk Art Museum
5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 United States
Free

Farhang Foundation in collaboration with local museums and galleries, presents FOCUS IRAN: Contemporary Photography and Video, a biennial juried exhibition of contemporary photography and video works relating to Iranian culture or heritage.