Silk Road Gallery

  • Tehran’s Silk Road Gallery is the venue for an excellent group painting exhibition by 31 young Iranian artists, all of whom are students of the cartoonist and painter Bozorgmehr Hosseinpour. Dubbed Back Alley Animals, the show will wrap up on 30 August.

  • An excellent collection of caricatures by contemporary artist Bozorgmehr Hosseinpour is on display in the Silk Road Gallery until 6 November. The show is dubbed A Caricaturist in Naser al-Din Shah Heram. Naser al-Din Shah Qajar (16 July 1831 – 1 May 1896) was the King of Persia from 5 September 1848 to 1 May 1896 when he was assassinated.