Neo-traditionalism and modern Iranian painting: The Saqqa-khaneh school in the 1960s

@article{Keshmirshekan2005NeotraditionalismAM,
  title={Neo-traditionalism and modern Iranian painting: The Saqqa-khaneh school in the 1960s},
  author={Hamid Keshmirshekan},
  journal={Iranian Studies},
  year={2005},
  volume={38},
  pages={607 - 630}
}
This article aims at providing an understanding of the concept of neo-traditional art in Iran during the 1960s. It concerns the period of time in modern Iranian painting when there was an increasing tendency to confront conflicts between past and present and when the quest for a national artistic identity coincided with forces of modernity. This was a significant era in modern Iranian art that became influential in the formation of a modern approach toward prevailing traditional heritage: the… 

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