Sunday, June 24, 2012

The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art

I went there this afternoon with my sister. They had an exhibition of "Pop Art" and for the first time I liked some pieces in this genre. In fact, I could feel that some of the pieces moved something inside me. The architecture of the museum, as well as the worth of art collection being kept, is fascinating!

Some links:
Official site(?) 
http://www.iranchamber.com/museum/contemporary/contemporary_museum.php
Wiki:     http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tehran_Museum_of_Contemporary_Art
An article in Guardian about hidden masterpieces there:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2007/oct/29/artnews.iran

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