Contemporary Iranian Art

Hamid Keshmirshekan

December 2013 | £45.00 | $69.95 | 352pp

Complex, innovative and thought-provoking, Iranian art in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries offers fresh insight into a culture and society that have been much misunderstood in the West and elsewhere. In this new, comprehensive study, Hamid Keshmirshekan considers […]

Keep Your Eye on the Wall

Edited by Olivia Snaije and Mitchell Albert

September 2013 | £45.00 | 176

In art and literature, walls are frequently used as powerful symbols of division. For the people of Palestine, however, the wall that cuts deeply into their land and society is all too real, snaking through over 700 kilometres […]

The Art and Life of Chaouki Chamoun

Edited by Brian Prescott Decie

September 2013 | £35 | 320pp

Chaouki Chamoun is one of the Middle East’s most renowned artists. Born in Sariine Tahta, the Bekaa Valley of Lebanon in 1942, he studied architectural drawing at night school, then joined the Lebanese University where he won art […]

Islamic Art and the Museum

Edited by Benoît Junod, Georges Khalil, Stefan Weber and Gerhard Wolf

January 2013 | £25.00 | $37.95 | 374pp

The first years of the twenty-first century have witnessed an impressive re-evaluation of Islamic art and archaeology. However, while museums and galleries become increasingly important forums for public interest in Muslim cultures, there has been little discussion about […]

The Calligrapher’s Garden

April 2012 | £10.00 | $14.95 | 130pp

Hassan Massoudy’s elegant calligraphy depicts the four seasons of the garden. From the icy palettes of winter and the fading hues of autumn to delicate spring growth and the dazzling sunshine and blooms of summer, he captures in […]

Parastou Forouhar

Edited by Rose Issa

October 2010 | £14.99 | $21.95 | 127pp

The Iranian artist Parastou Forouhar expresses her reaction to the perplexing situations in her homeland through a wide variety of techniques, from photography to digital drawings and multi-media installations. This is the first English-language monograph on her work, […]

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