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In Conversation with Elaheh Raofi

Wed 12th Jun 2024, 6:00pm

Wednesday

Location: Nottingham
Venue: Nottingham Central Library

Iranian multidisciplinary artist Elaheh Raofi joins Transition + Transit Curator Dwayne Church-Simms to discuss her current installation Pirouz, The Next Generation.

Elaheh and Dwayne’s conversation will reveal the influence of Persian symbols and metaphors on Elaheh’s work, the traditional techniques and contemporary narratives behind her Pirouz installation, and draw on her experience balancing full-time work and her artistic practice.

The Pirouz installation will be on display at Nottingham Central Library from Monday 10 – Saturday 22 June and is free to attend – find full details and book here.


Weaving and Clay Sculpture Workshops

Elaheh will be also be leading two workshops about her work with weaving and sculpture at Nottingham Library. Find out more about each of the workshops Elaheh will deliver and how to book below.

Weaving Workshop

Sat 15th Jun 2024 & Sat 22nd Jun 2024, 10am

Venue: Nottingham Central Library

Location: Nottingham

Clay Sculpture Workshop

Sat 15th Jun 2024 & Sat 22nd Jun 2024, 1pm

Venue: Nottingham Central Library

Location: Nottingham


This event is part of Transition + Transit, curated by Dwayne Church-Simms: a collection of works that explore movement, change, the stories we share and the objects that define our past, present, and future. Transition + Transit is FABRIC’s contribution to Transform, a City Takeover, a collaboration with New Art Exchange and Backlit, Bonington Gallery, Broadway, City Arts, FABRIC, Lakeside Arts, New Perspectives Theatre, Nottingham City of Literature, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham Playhouse, Primary, Theatre Royal & Royal Concert Hall and UK New Artists.

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Duration

60 mins

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Free Event £0.00
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12 Jun 2024

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Dwayne Church-Simms
Dwayne Church-Simms
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Elaheh Raofi
Elaheh Raofi
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