Showcasing a New Generation of Iranian Artists
Nemazee Fine Art and Roya Khadjavi Projects recently completed a highly successful exhibition at this year's prestigious Photo London.
Bringing together the works of six Iranian photographers whose practice is based on the documentary engagements that intertwine social conscious and environmental works from urban communities to the rural landscape.
The artists challenge the taboos, related to ethnicity and sexual orientation as well as issues concerning the environment. They hope to shift the preconceptions and prejudices to social reconciliations.
Nemazee Fine Art was founded on a passion and family history with Iranian art.
The gallery ethos is to promote great and innovative Iranian artists and to nurture the best from the emerging new generation, showcasing the extraordinary artistic heritage of Iran and bringing inspiration and understanding of its culture.
Gallery Director, Homayoun Nemazee is a prominent art collector, with a collection comprising of exquisite Persian artefacts, impressionist paintings and antique carpets.
The artists he represents provide a fascinating insight into the modern culture of the region, with works displaying exceptional talent, exhibiting subtle influences and interpretation of its ancient artistic traditions to the international art world.