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(Peace to all, conflicts be resolved - Rumi)
The Peace Marker Ambassador to Iran, the artist Mr Majid Abbasi, and the WPMP Collective are facilitating an international exhibition in Tehran, Iran. The exhibition titled “CULTURE OF PEACE” commemorates the installation of the Peace Marker monument in Iran. The event will be held at the Lajevardi Collection Gallery in Tehran from 30th January through March 2015.
Laara, as The Peace Marker ambassador to the Netherlands, has been invited to participate with five of her paintings. The paintings are reflective of the theme and can be viewed online along with Laara's statement on the nature of Peace.
Some other participating countries are Argentina, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Nepal, Palastine, Vietnam, Turkey, and United States.
Opening reception along with the launch of the given Peace Marker to Majid Abbasi Farahani.
Friday, January 30th, 6 - 10 pm
Opening Reception of the works from the globally participating Peace Marker ambassadors along with the launch of the exhibition catalogue.
Friday, February 13th, 6 - 10 pm
In collaboration with Worldwide Peace Marker Project Collective (WPMP collective),
Contemporary Art Publication and Culture of Peace Festival, Iran