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Festival of Films from Iran

02/22/2020 – 11:00 pm - 02/23/2020 – 4:00 pm
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
Festival of Films From Iran

FILMFARSI, by Ehsan Khoshbakht film beautifully “uncovers the cinematic and social history of Iran under the Shah…brings back a cinema of passion, horror and melodrama.”—Georgia Korossi, British Film Institute. Immediately...

Feathers Of Fire: A Persian Epic

01/26/2017 – 7:30 pm - 01/29/2017 – 8:40 am
410 S Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
Feathers of Fire

We are thrilled to announce that the amazing Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic shadow play is coming soon to Chicago! January 26-29, 2017 at Studebaker Theater! The show is...

Mohsen Namjoo Live in Chicago!

11/05/2016 – 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4544 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625 United States
Mohsen Namjoo Live in Chicago!

We are thrilled to announce that Mohsen Namjoo will be playing with his trio band in Chicago for the first time! Mohsen Namjoo will play live in concert with his...

A Journey Inside

11/13/2015 – 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1200 W 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60609 United States
A Journey Inside

A Journey Inside exhibition opening at Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago Over the past 14 months, Panos photographer Hossein Fatemi, currently based in the United States, has been overseeing a training...

In Conversation with the Artists “Made in China” (by Negar Farajiani) & “Lithium Diaries” (by Fereshteh Toosi)

08/25/2015 – 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
694 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL United States

NEGAR FARAJIANI: Pasfarda produced the premiere installation of MADE IN CHINA by Iran-based artist NEGAR FARAJIANI in September2014 at Navy Pier in Chicago. Join us for a review of the...

ABJEEZ Premier Concert in Chicago!

07/10/2015 – 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1543 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622 United States

Pasfarda Arts and Cultural Exchange proudly presents the debut performance by, Abjeez Persian World Pop band, two Iranian sisters along with their multinational band have a unique sound blending Iranian...

25th Annual FESTIVAL of FILMS From IRAN: Fish & Cat Film Screening and Reception at the Gene Siskel

02/08/2015 – 5:15 pm - 9:15 pm
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

Pasfarda hosts a reception at the 25th Annual 25th ANNUAL FESTIVALOF FILMS FROM IRAN at the GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER. Following the screening of the Chicago premiere of FISH &...

Annual ART FOR PEACE Benefit

11/08/2014 – 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1725 W Belle Plaine Ave
Chicago, IL 60613 United States

Pasfarda holds its Third Annual ART FOR PEACE Fundraiser on November 8th, 2014 from 5:00-9:00PM. Your support ensures our future. Please Join us! What Pasfarda Arts & Cultural Exchange does...

U.S. Premiere of “Made in China” by Iranian Artist NEGAR FARAJIANI

09/20/2014 – 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
500 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60611 United States

Pasfarda is proud to present, for the FIRST TIME in the U.S., the traveling installation by NEGAR FARAJIANI (Iranian b. 1977): MADE IN CHINA. Conceptualized in Iran, made in China,...

Butterfly Stitching (2014, Debut Novel): Book Reading/Signing with Shermin Nahid Kruse

07/10/2014 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
694 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL United States

Please join Pasfarda for a reading and Q&A; of the debut novel by Pasfarda’s co-founder and board member Shermin Nahid Kruse: Butterfly Stitching (2014, WaterBird Press). Books available for purchase...