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Bring Your Own Wish (I WISH FOR… Project) By: Nousha Salimi

06/26/2014 – 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2118 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60647 United States

Iranian born, Brooklyn based photographer Nousha Salimi, has a new ritual to grab and contain people’s wishes. She started walking down in her adopted city New York last year with a...

Under the Surface: A Photographic Portrait of the Middle East

06/07/2014 – 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
600 West Cermak Road
Chicago, IL 60616 United States

The Arts Palette, Pasfarda and Th!nkArt proudly present: UNDER THE SURFACE, a photographic portrait of the Middle East by award-winning photographer Hossein Fatemi on June 7, 2014. This exhibition includes never-before-seen photographs that reveal the state of...

Nowruz Celebration with the Dorchester Project

03/22/2014 – 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
6918 S. Dorchester Ave
Chicago, IL 60637 United States

Please join Pasfarda and The Dorchester Project founded by Theaster Gates on Saturday March 22, 2014 from 8PM-12AM as they co-host their first collaboration and conversation: the Celebration of the...

Shahin Najafi Live in Chicago

11/24/2013 – 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4544 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625 United States

Shahin Najafi performs for the first time in Chicago. As part of his 2013 US TOUR he and his band of 3 musicians will be in Chicago at the prestigeous...

2013 Art for Peace

09/19/2013 – 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
694 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL United States

Pasfarda will host its 2013 Art for Peace fundraiser/happy hour/silent art auction on September 19, 2013 at 694 Wine & Spirit. This elegant happy hour and silent auction will raise...

PRIVATE Screening & Reception: The NEEDLE (2013)

07/10/2013 – 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
1517 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60614 United States

The Needle (2013, Anahita Ghazvinizadeh, Iran/USA) won the First Prize at the Cinéfondation category at 2013 Cannes Film Festival. Please join Pasfarda at a private screening followed by a Q&A;...

SHAHNAMEH: The Epic of the Persian Kings // Grand Opening

04/20/2013 – 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
935 West Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614 United States

EPIC OF THE PERSIAN KINGS: GRAND OPENING A new illustrated edition of the classic work written over one thousand years ago by Ferdowsi, is the longest poem ever written by...

EAST Middle WEST Tour: Iranian Stencil/Street Artists ICY & SOT

03/22/2013 – 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
3219-21 South Morgan St
Chicago, IL 60608 United States

Friday , March 22, 2013 — 8:00PM to 12:00AM || OPENING PARTY Saturday, March 23, 2013 — 5:00PM – 7:00PM || EXCLUSIVE MEET THE ARTISTS & Reception Co-Prosperity Sphere 3219-21...

Q&A and Reception with Director & Producer of THE IRAN JOB

01/12/2013 – 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

Pasfarda is pleased to announce that it will bring to Chicago the creative husband-and-wife director-and-producer team of Till Schauder and Sara Nodjoumi. Please join Pasfarda for the Q&A; and a...

AFTER PARTY & Reception – The 48th Chicago International Film Festival’s SPOTLIGHT MIDDLE EAST

10/18/2012 – 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
328 S Jefferson St
Chicago, IL 60661 United States

The 48th Chicago International Film Festival is here, with a special program: SPOTLIGHT MIDDLE EAST focusing on Iran first. With it are some of the most talented film makers in...