Bahar Behbahani

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Bahar Behbahani Art - Drawings
Works on Paper

Reminiscence, Mixed media on canvas, 40 x 80 inches Revision, Mixed media on canvas, 40 x 80 inches Biographies, Mixed media on canvas Biographies, Mixed media on canvas
Investigating the plants and flowers brought as seeds by Europeans to Persia, I meditate on the intricate patterns behind them to understand the formation of identity tangled with Westerners' lust for the seductive East. My main source, a textbook by American scholar Donald Wilber, underlies my attempt to emancipate the potential allegory of abandoned, censored, and unconscious memories.
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