The history of dance in Iran

Virtual Seminar – Persian Awards, Nov 14, 2021

Speaker: Banafsheh Amiri

Host: Rose Sanei

Dance & Space

Poetic movements in architecture

The practical research: ‘Body Space’ Wearable Measuring Device

M.A. interior design, University of Brighton, UK

Banafsheh Amiri (2007-2009)

Merging architecture with dancing by applying the notion of hand movements’ flexibility into the interior space.

Dance & Painting

Persian rhythm in abstract frames

Final project & Thesis:  ‘Abstract & Rhythm’

B.A. Painting, Alzahra University, Tehran, Iran

Banafsheh Amiri (2002-2006)

Abstract paintings with the rhythm subject, depicting the connection between music and dance with abstract forms. Motifs of dancers taken from potteries of ancient Persia which display the folk movements in an imaginary atmosphere.