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LUNCHTIME GALLERY TALK | “Gardens, Spies, and History”

Gene R. Garthwaite, Professor Emeritus of History, Dartmouth College
LUNCHTIME GALLERY TALK | “Gardens, Spies, and History”
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Hood Downtown, 53 Main Street, Hanover, NH
Sponsored By: 
Hood Museum of Art
Intended Audiences: Public
Categories: Arts , Exhibitions , Lectures & Seminars

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.

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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.

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Alison Palizzolo

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