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Love Emergencies

08/03/2012 – 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4736-38 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625 United States

Pasfarda is proud to once again co-sponsor Karimi-Hakak and Wolak’s new collaboration: “Love Emergencies,” a bilingual volume of poetry in Persian and English. The event will take place the evening...

ART FOR PEACE Fundraiser / Happy Hour

08/02/2012 – 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
694 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL United States

Join us for celebrating summer, “Art for Peace” Silent Auction, Video Screening, Drink Specials, Reception, and more! Sip wine under the moon and the stars on a gorgeous candle-lit deck...

A Separation (2011) (جدایی نادر از سیمین)

05/30/2012 – 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

A Panel Discussion after the screening of the Oscar winning “A Separation” by Asghar Farhadi (2011) (جدایی نادر از سیمین) on May 30, 2012 | After the 6:00PM Screening| {at...

“Eros and the Boundaries of Love in Persian Literature, from Rumi to Pirzad”

05/12/2012 – 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
1543 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622 United States

Join Pasfarda for a salon evening of music, a great speaker, and stimulating discussions. Listen to Professor Franklin Lewis of the University of Chicago talk about Eros in Persian poetry, sip wine,...

The Hunter (شکارچی (2010

03/04/2012 – 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1517 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60614 United States

Pasfarda is assisting Facets Multimeda in screening The Hunter (شکارچی (2010 by Rafi Pitts. Pasfarda Ats & Cultural Exchange’s mission is to promote the arts as a means of bridging...

Hamed Nikpay & A World Class Ensemble

10/01/2011 – 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3701 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60625 United States

We would like to introduce Hamed Nikpay, an artist that within a short time in U.S., has earned the reputation of being “One of Iran’s best young vocalists, multi instrumentalist...

Bookreading: “Misogyny: The World’s Oldest Prejudice”

04/28/2011 – 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5233 N Clark St
Chicago, IL United States

In a program arranged and co-sponsored by Pasfarda Arts and Cultural Exchange, Mary Hudson, the wife of the deceased author of Misogyny, renowned Irish journalist and author Jack Holland, will...

The Genius of Omar Khayyam & The Election that Shook Iran

10/23/2010 – 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

Pasfarda is proud to present along with the Gene Siskel Film Center, The Genius of Omar Khayyam and The Election that Shook Iran, and to bring to Chicago Mr. Sadeq...

Mohammad Reza Shajarian in Chicago

05/20/2010 – 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5216 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL 60630 United States

The greatest vocalist of Iran’s contemporary traditional music (and two-time Grammy nominee) Mohammad-Reza Shajarian will perform with Shahnaz Ensemble in Copernicus Theater. Ostad Shajarian and 16 members of the ensemble...

Dialogue by IRUS art

01/29/2010 – 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
3219-21 South Morgan St
Chicago, IL 60608 United States

Dialogue: Presented by IRUS art (an intercultural collaborative art show between artists in Iran and the U.S.) Two teams of artists, one in Tehran and another in Denver have assembled...