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AZADEH HUSSAINI
 2019, Creator and Co-Curator
The Wind Will Carry US: The Poetic, The Incidental, The Collective, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, June 23, 2019
Didaar, in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, celebrates the life and work of Iranian filmmaker, Abbas Kiarostami. This event includes the screening of selected short films by Kiarostami and by his students, paying tribute to his legacy. The event will also feature talks on Kiarostami’s cinematic oeuvre by Amir Ali Nojoumian, Associate Professor of English and Critical Theory at Shahid Beheshti University in Tehran, and Maziyar Faridi, Ph.D. candidate in Comparative Literary Studies at Northwestern University, and Leili Adibfar, Ph.D. candidate in Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
https://didaar.org/en/events/the-wind-will-carry-us-the-poetic-the-incidental
2021, Co-Curator
Space: Chapter One, Oliva Gallery, April 9 - May 8, 2021
A juried group exhibition of drawing and printmaking by Iranian visual artists
https://sixtyinchesfromcenter.org/?s=didaar
2019, Curator
BecomingTheatre Y, March 2019
A group exhibition including the work four international artists, in collaboration with Theatre Y, co- curated by Leili Adibfar