Second Iran-China Exchange Program

This dialogue based international exchange program was organized by Rybon Art Center, Kooshk Residency and Organhause Art Space.
The first exchange program (Iran-China) was held on September 2013 in Tehran and April 2014 in Chongqing with a focus on Digital Media. After a good success in the first program, organizers decided to run the program annually. The second program started on November and Independent Filmmaking was the main focus of the program. The program had two parts. First part was held on November 7th to 28th 2014, in Tehran-Iran. The artists selected through an open call application worked together on their three weeks of collaboration. During these three weeks, artist studios was open to a local public of artists, students, and art critics etc in some specific times. During the program some events like artists presentation, panel discussion and film screening were organized by organizers in Tehran and program ended with a group exhibition.
The second part will be held on April 1st to 20th 2015, in Chongqing-China. The participated Chinese and Iranian artists will work together again in the second part.


Selected Iranian Artists

Khatereh Khodaei
Hamid Shams


Selected Chines Artists

Tao Hui
Ma Zhangdong