Pouya Afshar at Craft Contemporary Museum

The Charm of the Unfamiliar

Public Preview Reception: Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, 1-5 pm

Craft Contemporary Museum – Los Angeles

Exhibition Dates: October 3rd, 2021 – January 9th, 2022
5814 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Free for Craft Contemporary Members | $9 Admission Fee for the Public
Safety protocols to be observed.
Masks and proof of vaccination required upon entry.

About the Exhibition

Pouya Afshar’s solo exhibition is a multi-media story of displacement, migration, and resiliency. Afshar has constructed an experiential world where viewers can follow the fictional journey of a group of migrants to an abandoned, amusement park-like city. Each character has been transformed, physically and emotionally, as they adapt to their new circumstances while fighting to maintain their individual personalities and characteristics.

This exhibition was made possible in part by The Antonia and Vladimer Kulaev Cultural Heritage Fund.

Read the official press release here.

Artist Monograph Now Available for Purchase

In Character 

Pouya Afshar: Select works 2010 -2020

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