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Silkscreen Prints

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A silkscreen exhibition by painter and print artist Mehdi Hosseini is underway at Hoor Art Gallery

The exhibit shows a series of handmade silkscreen prints with flat colors, mostly blue. The works have been created in the past 15 years, according to Tandis magazine of visual art (

Being a print artist whose works are reproduced in limited editions, Hosseini has reflected for a long time on ‘The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction’ a seminal book written in 1936 by German philosopher and cultural critic Walter Benjamin (1892-1940). The current exhibit is the outcome of his reflections.

The exhibit will run until December 15. Visiting hours are 3 to 8 pm. Hoor Gallery is located at No. 12, Naeemi Alley, Mirza Shirazi St., north of Motahari Street.


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