We are delighted to announce that Seyed Amin Bagheri from Iran and Naadira Patel & Jenna Bass from South Africa have been selected to participate in this exchange program between Iran and South Africa, organized by Kooshk Residency and Bag Factory.
This program will be held in two parts. For the first part, held from 1-31 May, 2016 in Johannesburg, the Iranian artist will have the opportunity to work in Johannesburg and collaborate with the South African artists. During this one month, the space will be open to a local public of artists, students, and art critics. The second part will be held from 1-31 July, 2016 in Tehran, Iran, which the same South African and Iranian artists will participate. Both programs will end with a presentation and Open Studio.