Art And Culture

Iranian Artists at Vienna Art Fair

Iranian Artists at Vienna Art FairIranian Artists at Vienna Art Fair

Eight Iranian artists are taking part in the 10th Vienna Art Fair along with other artists from three continents.

A total of 118 galleries are being presented at this year’s edition of the fair. Artists from Asia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Korea, Turkey, and the UAE are among the participants, honaronline reported.

For the third consecutive year, ‘Shirin Gallery’ represents Iran in the international art fair. Works from Gizella Varga Sinai, Nima Behnoud, Shadi Yousefian, Iman Safaei, Farnaz Rabieijah, Alireza Masoumi, Farshid Larimian, and Roshanak Aminelahi will be displayed. The Iranian artworks include a wide range, from paintings and sculpture to photography and installation.

  Contemporary Art

The Vienna fair is the most important international platform for contemporary art originating from Central, Eastern and South-eastern Europe. In recent years, it has been established as an incomparable springboard for galleries and artists, with the exciting space it creates for thought-provoking dialogue and events.

It is also an attractive meeting point for visitors, artists, curators, collectors and buyers, and has now become a fixed event among important international art fairs. With a brilliant preview in October 2013, the fair recorded its most successful year to date - attended by around 23,000 visitors.

The remarkable range presented and the level of attendance at the Vienna fair has made it an innovative centre-point of the global art market.

The fair will be held from October 2 – 4, in Messe Wien, Vienna, Austria.