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Behjat Sadr @ The Mosaic Rooms

28 September 2018 - 8 December 2018

This the first UK exhibition dedicated to Behjat Sadr (1924-2009), now regarded as one of Iran’s most influential and radical visual artists. The exhibition brings together a selection of masterpieces by the artist never seen before in the UK. The display reveals Sadr’s dramatic artistic journey against the backdrop of bitter political events and her struggles as a woman fighting for recognition on a male dominated art scene. Each of the three gallery spaces at The Mosaic Rooms is dedicated to a city that was instrumental in shaping Sadr’s practice. Sadr’s own career path is evidence of a cosmopolitan modernity that was emerging in and between Tehran, Rome and Paris where the artist eventually settled after the 1979 Revolution.

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Start:
28 September 2018
End:
8 December 2018
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Mosaic Rooms
226 Cromwell Road
London, SW50SW United Kingdom
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