Qajar paintings and visual culture between east and west with DR. Layla Diba

Transforming

Aga Khan Museum presents: TRANSFORMING TRADITIONS: THE ARTS OF 19TH-CENTURY IRAN

On September 23rd, 2018, Join scholar, art advisor, and curator Dr. Layla Diba as she deconstructs what “East and West” meant during Iran’s Qajar dynasty. Making connections to the Aga Khan Museum’s Permanent Collection, she provides an illustrated exploration into royal images, landscapes, and photographs that help contextualize this remarkable era.

More at the source: https://agakhanmuseum.org/programs/qajar-paintings-and-visual-culture-between-east-and-west-with-dr.-layla-diba

Be sure to check out AKM upcoming exhibition: https://agakhanmuseum.org/exhibitions/transforming-traditions

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