Artist Talk with GOLNAZ FATHI

Saturday, 2nd September 2017 / 4–5 pm at Kulturraum Thalwil (Bahnhofstrasse 24, 8800 Thalwil)

The conversation will be conducted by Axel Langer, Curator of Near-Eastern Art at the Museum Rietberg, Zurich.
(in English)

Axel Langer
 studied art history, musicology and New German literature at the University of Zurich. The French architectural theory of the 18th century was the center of his master thesis. Since 1999 he has been working at the Rietberg Museum in Zurich, first as a publishing director, since 2006 as curator for the art of the Middle East. He has curated several exhibitions, among others "Fascination Persia", which dealt with the artistic exchange between Persia and Europe in the 17th century. His special interest is intercultural relations.


Gallery Talk «Art Scene Tehran» 

Wednesday, 4th October / 8.15 pm at Kulturraum Thalwil (Bahnhofstrasse 24, 8800 Thalwil)

«Art scene Tehran.» An illustrated field report by Peter Fischer, art historian and curator. Formerly curator of the Daros Collection, director of the Museum of Art Lucerne and the Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern.
(in German)