What lies behind the failed collaboration between Tehran and Berlin?

Berlin’s Gemäldegalerie has postponed a display of contemporary art from Tehran – what does this mean for cultural exchange in Iran?

15 Dec 2016

A tribute to Abbas Kiarostami (1940–2016)

Remembering the influential Iranian filmmaker who has died at the age of 76

8 Jul 2016

Iranian nuclear deal brings hope for artists

On 15 July, the day after the historic Iranian nuclear deal was reached, the Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond told the…

4 Aug 2015