Iran

Four UC Davis Art Faculty Showing in New York Jeffrey Day February 26, 2017
UC Davis art faculty Annabeth Rosen, Shiva Ahmadi, Robin Hill and Gina Werfel all have exhibitions in New York this month.
Art History Professor Opens Door for Global Art History Jeffrey Day April 13, 2016
 When Professor Talinn Grigor was a graduate student, no one would give her “five cents to do research in Iran.” That’s changed.
Shiva Ahmadi’s Art Blends the Beautiful and Beastly Jeffrey Day April 12, 2016
Shiva Ahmadi left Iran in 1998, but the country and the culture are still present in her artwork. Her paintings are inspired by delicate, jewel-like Persian miniatures depicting religious, mythological or royal court scenes, but Ahmadi’s are filled with things that are not so beautiful.