While there has been a broad increase in Middle Eastern art interest, certain biases remain. German-Iranian artist Anahita Sadighi has shown, through her interdisciplinary career, that its possible to build bridges to overcome these challenges.
Book Club: Tara Kangarlou's debut book is a kaleidoscopic portrait of inspirational Iranians. Focusing on achievement rather than malicious typecasts, the stories in The Heartbeat of Iran are a poignant reminder to look beyond news headlines.
A virtual but intimate exhibition aims to showcase modern-day Assyrian art created by the ancient community's widespread diaspora, exploring the challenges of identity, migration and cultural continuation.