33266
New Calligraphy Style by Young Students
Art And Culture

New Calligraphy Style by Young Students

A group calligraphy exhibition displaying the talent of young art students creating artworks through a so-called newly invented Persian script style ‘Kereshmeh’ is underway at Aqili Art Gallery in Tehran.
First introduced by veteran artist Ahmad Ariamanesh, the new style bears unique features of elegant Iranian art portraying “a soul in the letterings through extreme curves and edges,” reports ISNA.
An introduction to the exhibition says: “Kereshmeh is a dance festival of letters, revealing the essence of Iranian culture and literature, which has always promoted joy and beauty. It seeks to be another representative of the rich Iranian art, combined with love, joy and purity.”
Mahshid Arbab Zadeh, Reza Khalil Abadi, Maliheh Seif Abadi, Mona Fereidouni, Hamedeh Mashiati, Saman Momeni, Zeinab Babaei and Saeideh Chehr Azad are among the first generation of ‘Kereshmeh’ calligraphy style, whose works are on show.
The exhibition will run through January 7 at the gallery, located at No. 12, Farvardin Alley, 5th St., Simaye Iran Ave., Shahrak-e Gharb neighborhood.  
Ahmad Ariamanesh, 47, created the Persian fonts ‘Kereshmeh’ (1992) and ‘Safir’ (2006), several centuries after the introduction of ‘Nastaliq’ and ‘Shekasteh Nastaliq’, (literally broken Nastaliq) in the 8th and 9th centuries, traditionally known as the predominant styles in Persian calligraphy.
His works are divided in two genres of modern and traditional. Ariamanesh has founded a calligraphy training institute and taught his styles in many workshops. He has held numerous exhibitions and won prizes for his creativity.

 

Short URL : https://goo.gl/WycMZw
  1. https://goo.gl/pn41yG
  • https://goo.gl/K3evlD
  • https://goo.gl/qRgCZC
  • https://goo.gl/1mbJg5
  • https://goo.gl/QKW3ym

You can also read ...

Unseen Paintings of Celebrated Iranian Actor Hamid Jebelli
Celebrated film actor, director, screenwriter and voice actor...
City of Polish Children
‘Isfahan, City of Polish Children’, is the title of a play...
Polish women making their own clothing at a refugee camp in Tehran during the war years.
O n the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Poles taking...
Extreme Envy
A free adaptation of Sadeq Hedayat’s short story ‘Abji Khanoum...
Effects of War
Hafez Theater Hall located at Shahriar St., on Hafez Avenue,...
Declining Mental Faculties
Stage director Mahmoud Zendehnam has staged his play ‘The...
Poster of  ‘Old Songs: Peykan Javanan’
Theater director Mohammad Rahmanian’s latest work ‘Old Songs:...
Three Chile Awards for ‘Abscess’
The social drama ‘Abscess’ directed by filmmakers Armin...

Trending

Googleplus