Portrait of an Artist: Parviz Tanavoli | by Maryam Eisler - Vanity Fair UK - November 2015
"Parviz Tanavoli, who is often referred to as the father of modern Iranian sculpture..."
No Retreat: Parviz Tanavoli still dominates Iran's cultural scene | by Hadani Ditmars - Wallpaper* - November 2015
An engaging profile by Vancouver's Hadani Ditmars, published in conjunction with 'The EY Exhibition: The World Goes Pop' exhibition at the Tate Modern, which features 12 of Tanavoli's artworks.
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Art + Reality | by Rebecca Anne Proctor - Harper's BAZAAR ART - Summer 2015
A panel discussion in conjunction with Parviz Tanavoli's first U.S. retrospective and a screening of Terrence Turner's documentary film "Poetry in Bronze" brings thoughtful debate about Middle Eastern Art.
Cultural Crossroads ~ A Meeting of Minds | by Roxane Zand - Sotheby's
In tandem with the Davis Museum's retrospective exhibition on Parviz Tanavoli was a screening of "Poetry in Bronze", Terrence Turner's new documentary film on Tanavoli, which was followed by the conference, "Art + Reality: A Symposium on Contemporary Middle Eastern Art in Context"
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Master of Bronze Parviz Tanavoli strives for recognition on home soil | The Globe and Mail
Over the past few months, sculptor Parviz Tanavoli has been described to me as a visionary who is "a giant among his generation."
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Parviz Tanavoli: a pawn in Iran's culture wars
In March Tehran authorities broke into artist's home and seized all of the sculptures they could find. He's faced a fight to get them back ever since.
Read more at www.theguardian.com
Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli's solo US show | The Financial Times
The Tehran-born sculptor talks about the meaning of his famous 'heech' symbol that is the bedrock of his art.
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