SHAFAQNA -Â An exhibition of calligraphic-paintings on Imam Ali (AS), the first Imam of the Shia, will open at Tehranâ€™s Hepta Gallery on Friday.
A collection of 20 artworks created by Soheila Ahmadi, Sepideh Ashrafi, Reza Taqipur, Shayan Peimani, Shadi Talaii, Hamid Tolueifard, and eight other artists will go on display at the exhibit entitled â€œEndless Seaâ€, curator Mohammadreza Javadinasab told the Persian service of ISNA on Sunday.Â
â€œThe young artists have selected a variety of their works created in their own new and specific styles of calligraphic-paintingsâ€, he added.Â
â€œThe works are for sale, however the artists mostly aim to transfer their inner feelings about their first Imam through their artworks,â€ he said.Â
He noted that the exhibit has been arranged by the newly-established gallery to support the novices.Â
The exhibit will be running until July 5 at the gallery located at 30 Razeqi Shemirani Alley, Ekhtiarieh St.Â