104th ACSA Annual Meeting Proceedings, Shaping New Knowledges

Public Spaces and Ideology: Public Art and a New Urban Movement in Iran

Annual Meeting Proceedings

Author(s): Seyedeh Ladan Zarabadi

The purpose of this paper is to examine two main issues. It will show how publicspaces in Iranian cities have come to function as a counter-ideological force. Second,this paper analyzes the procedure and genus of urban interventions through graffitiand street arts in Iran since the Islamic Revolution in 1979.

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