“Gardens, Spies, and History”

LUNCHTIME GALLERY TALK

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Gene R. Garthwaite, Professor Emeritus of History, Dartmouth College

When

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
12:30-1:30PM

Where

Hood Downtown, 53 Main Street, Hanover, NH

sponsor

Hood Museum of Art

Intended Audience(s)

Public

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Representation, metaphors, and irony are embedded in Behbahani’s paintings, but they are also deeply embedded in history—not only in Iran’s rich and ancient garden history but also in more recent political history, as Professor Garthwaite will discuss.

Learn more about the exhibition!

Image caption: Bahar Behbahani, Preliminary Steps (detail), from the Garden Coup series, 2015-16, mixed media on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Thomas Erben Gallery. © Bahar Behbahani. Photo by Adam Reich.

For more information, contact:

Alison Palizzolo
[email protected]
603-646-2426

Permanent URL: https://hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu/events/event?event=42464

Categories: Arts, Exhibitions, Lectures & Seminars

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