Va… Eamonn Harnett

Va artist in residence: Eamonn Harnett, January- February 2017

Artist Talk: Friday, July 17, 2017 at 05:00 pm 

In partnership with Bongah

Friday,  March 3, 6-8 PM at Aknoon Gallery, Esfahan

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About the Artist:

Va Residency hosts Dutch artist Eamonn Harnett in January and February 2016. Eamonn Harnett (b. 1989) graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam and recently finished his residency at De-Ateliers, Amsterdam. Eamonn constructs ways of connection with the natural world within a moment of ecological crisis. By researching spiritual believe systems and ritual practices he aims to replenish the natural world with a sacredness that he feels has been lost.

In his tow-months stay at Va Residency, he spent two weeks with Bakhtiari nomads in Masjed Soleiman to follow his projects about nature and rituals and Nomads’ lifestyle in Iran.

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