Award Winners of the 2021 Persian Art Exhibit

The Irving Art Association is sponsoring the 6th annual Persian Art Exhibition, an online only exhibition depicting works of art from Iranian artists who live in Texas and neighboring states. 112 works from 42 artists are included in this exhibition. “2020 HINDSIGHT” is now on view online: https://tinyurl.com/2021Persian

To download a complete catalog of the show:

Video by Pouran Lashini showing a sample of each artist’s work:

CURATOR: Pouran Lashini
JURORS: Fari Rahimi, Roya Mansorkhni, and Soheyla Rashidyan

Awards were announced at the March 14 Online Reception:

AWARD of EXCELLENCE in SHOW $100
Soody Sharifi
“Planet Earth”, Digital 2021 30×30 inch $900

AWARD FOR MOST PUBLIC VIEWER $70
Fariba Abedin
“Wall Sculpture #210”, Acrylic on shaped canvas 48 x 84, 2020 $19,500

AWARD for BEST OIL ARTWORK in SHOW $50
Maryam Rezazadeh
“Silent scream”, OIL PAINT 36”x36

AWARD for BEST THEME in SHOW (Live a life of gratefulness today!) $50
Elmira Bagherzadeh
“Metempsychosis”, Charcoal, Acrylics 100*70 Cm 2018 $300

AWARD for BEST WATER MEDIA in SHOW $ 50
Monir (Shiva )Khadivian
“Shadows Colors 2”, Acrylic on canvas 50*70cm $800

AWARD for BEST GRAPHICS ART in SHOW $50
Maedeh Asgharpour
“Dream” Printmaking, Linocut, 8.5 x 11 in. 2019, $250

AWARD for BEST THREE-DIMENSIONAL in SHOW $50
Mahya Davachi,
“Woman”, Wood(Moaragh Kari) 20×20 inch 2018 $2500

AWARD for BEST MIX MEDIA in SHOW $50
Mahboobeh Mohammadpour
“The Silent Village”, Oil on canvas 36×48” 2019 $2000