TEHRAN –(Iranart) An exhibition of portraits of Iranian eternal figures, famous for their lifetime endeavors in different areas, will open in the Niavaran Cultural Center on Friday.
“The exhibit named ‘Frame of Exaltation’ aims to introduce those who have had active participation in the art, culture and academic fields to be honored as eternal figures to the young generation,” secretary of the exhibit Mahmud As’adi has said in a press release.
“We also mean to aid the continuation of this worthy tradition of selecting and honoring eternal figures in the country,” he added.
A collection of artworks including paintings, calligraphy and calligraphic-paintings also created by the eternal figures is due to open on the sidelines of the exhibit.
“The artworks belong to Masters Mahmud Farshchian, Yadollah Kaboli, Mohammad Ehsai, Gholamhossein Amirkhani, Ali-Akbar Sadeqi and several others,” he remarked.
A number of eternal figures are expected to attend the opening ceremony.
The exhibit will be running until July 7.