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Nasser Bakhshi

Born in 1977

Overview

Nasser Bakhshi works in painting and “boxes”, which are his installations made out of old boxes found on the streets of Tabriz, Iran. He fills the boxes with both found and personal bricolage of memory, paintings and assemblages. Bakhshi belongs to the generation of Iranian artists born during the Iran-Iraq War. His practice revolves around the notion of collectivity amidst a continuously changing political landscape. With his boxes serving as a document to his, and more generally, human life, B...Read more