South American artworks to go on display at Tehran gallery

November 23, 2011 - 15:45
altTEHRAN -- An exhibition of artworks created by artisans from the South American countries of Venezuela and Bolivia will open at the ECO Diplomatic Art Gallery in Tehran on Friday.

Entitled “Venezuela and Bolivia, the Cultural Heart of the World”, the exhibition has been organized with the help of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO). 

Artworks including photos, paintings, traditional musical instruments, precious textiles, hats and baskets will be showcased at the exhibit.

The ambassadors of different countries in Iran as well as Iranian artists and officials are expected to attend the opening ceremony.

The exhibit will be running until December 9 at the gallery located on No.10, Naz Valley, off Aqdasieh Ave.