May 12, 2023
I’ve chosen this title because I believe that studying the culture, goddesses, and ancient-era art of a country can certainly help people stay positive and provide a sense of grounding and stability, particularly in times of uncertainty and challenges. By learning about the traditions, values, and beliefs of their culture, people can gain a deeper understanding of their place in the world and draw inspiration from the wisdom and creativity of past generations. This can help them maintain hope and a positive outlook, even in the face of negative news headlines, political climates, and global challenges
Pantea Mahrou exhibits her second show with Occhi Contemporary this month. Using spiritual symbols, and architectural influences, her work provides energy that encapsulates the rich history of middle eastern culture with a contemporary perspective on life. The show is available in our virtual format until May 26th on OcchiContemporary.art. We caught up to discuss her work.
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