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Works by Petgar Family at Salam Gallery

Works by  Petgar Family at Salam GalleryWorks by  Petgar Family at Salam Gallery

Paintings, drawings and documents left behind by the Petgar family will be on view at Salam Art Gallery in Tehran.
“Dreams and Fantasies,” a review of works and documents relating to the family, will open on Friday at the gallery located on first floor underground, Sam Center commercial complex, Fereshteh (Fayazi) Street, Valiasr Street, north of Parkway Junction, ISNA reported on its Persian website.
Running through June 22 except Saturdays, the exhibit will feature over 50 documents and 90 works created by Petgar brothers Ali-Asghar (1918-1992)and Jafar (1920-2005), as well as  Ali Asghar’s sons Nami (1945-2008) and Nima (1946-2015). 
Dreams and Fantasies is curated by manager of Salam Gallery Ahmad-Reza Nouri. On the opening day of the exhibit, a book with the same name as the event will be unveiled. The book contains 100 documents and 350 works by the Petgars. It includes eight articles by Aydin Aghdashlou, Ahmad-Reza Dalvand, Mohammad-Hassan Hamedi, Mohsen Shahrnazdar, Ahmad-Reza Nouri, Behnam Kamrani, Hadi Seyf and Jalil Ziapour. 


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