In 2004 China celebrated the production of the first porcelain piece about a 1000 years ago. In same year The European Ceramic Work Center (ekwc) started a series of Annual projects that focused on ceramic, and collaborated with other countries such as China, Senegal, Morocco and Brazil. Then came the turn for Iran, with it’s long standing tradition of ceramic and architecture. A group of Iranian Artists where chosen by Hella Berent, herself a visual artist and a participants of previous projects at ekwc, to participate in a 3 months residency program in Netherlands. The wonderful pieces that were created during this program are now in display at Aaran Gallery.
Artists: Maryam Amini, Hell Berent, Fariba Farghadani, Shantia Zakerameli, and Masoud Mousavizade.