Ankara exhibition showcases works by Iranian artists

February 3, 2018

TEHRAN – An exhibition underway at the Ankara Chamber of Industry is hanging a collection of artworks by a group of young Iranian expatriates living in Turkey. 

About 90 paintings, illuminations, drawings, photos and graphic designs by 18 artists have been selected for the exhibit, the organizers have announced.

The opening ceremony on Friday was attended by chamber director Nurettin Ozdebir, Iran’s cultural attaché Hossein Safarkhani and the participating artists.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Ozdebir stated that every individual knows that Iran has succeeded in fine arts.

Ozdebir hoped the exhibition would help introduce Iranian culture and art to art lovers in Ankara.

The exhibit will run until February 9.

Photo: Iranian artists pose at the opening ceremony of their exhibition at the Ankara Chamber of Industry on February 2, 2018. (IRNA)

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