Showcasing incredible talent and celebrating artists everywhere!
The Ongoing Conversation is excited to announce the 2019 International Invitational-Juried Exhibition taking place in Kyoto, Japan!
In home to many cultural landmarks and historical sites, Kyoto is thought of as the heart of Japan. Selected artworks will be exhibited in two venues.
Ana Coello Andrew Lyman
April Wilkes Carla Powell
Jeff kuratnick Christina Teruel
Shahrbanoo Amani Drew Tetz
Irmak Bayburtlu Jack Micheal
Jackson Markovic Jessica Caldas
Kasuna Kitara Larkin Ford
Melissa Huang Sara Chin
Sharareh Shoushtari Sara Dadras
Valentina Caver Elham Eshaghi
Toktam Sajed Diane Hiscox
Ongoing Conversation is a curatorial project by Soude Dadras. Over the past five years, Dadras has curated several international exhibitions in Istanbul, and Kyoto respectively. Dadras’ is well versed in the study and history of Persian Rugs and Textile Art History. The Iranian native holds a degree from Islamic Azad University. In addition to her curatorial practice, Dadras remains active in the field as a visiting scholar at the University Of Pittsburgh and guest lecturer at the Carnegie Museum of Art, a Persian Carpet & Kilim Appraiser, and an Antique Carpet Restoration Specialist. The mission of Dadras’ Ongoing Conversation is “to bring together disparate voices in the visual arts through an international purview in order to examine cross cultural similarities of the human condition.”
For more information view Soude's website.