Siah Armajani: Follow This Line E–pub New
Clare Davies Ï 0 free readRnacular architecture Bauhaus design and Russian constructivismPublished to accompany Armajani s first major US retrospective this catalog is is most comprehensive publication to date Developed in close collaboration with the artist it offers new scholarship on is six decade long career and also includes previously unpublished texts Contributions by Nazgol Ansarinia Sam Durant Barbad Golshiri and Slavs and Tatars speak to Armajani s influence on a younger generation of artists based in Durant Barbad Golshiri and Slavs and Tatars speak to Armajani s influence on a younger generation of artists based in United States Europe and the Middle Ea. Tion Iran and later postwar and present day America Though Armajani is best
today for works of public art bridges gazebos reading rooms located across the United States and Europe this groundbreaking exhibition argues for a thoughtful reexamination of is studio as the Site Of A Rich And of a rich and practice His works engage a range of references from Persian calligraphy to the manifesto letter and talisman from poetry to mathematical euations and computer programming from the abstract expressionist canvas to American ve. ,known today for
Armajani unites art and architecture persian calligraphy and abstract expressionism american vernacular architecture calligraphy and abstract expressionism American vernacular architecture Russian constructivismIn Tehran children walking ome from school would scrape their pencils against the walls tracing their paths through the city and chanting follow this line Siah Armajani born recounts that this simple gesture speaks to the desire to mark one s presence in space Siah Armajani Follow This Line asks visitors to follow the artist across a
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