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Iranian Modernism: Infrastructure and Inspiration

NEW YORK, August 29, 2013 — Layla S. Diba, co-curator of Asia Society Museum's Iran Modern exhibition, discusses how patronage, the development of museums and universities, and individual initiative all played a significant role in creating a modernist movement in Iran. (6 min., 34 sec.)

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