The Heong Gallery to Host a Solo Exhibition by Soheila Sokhanvari


The Heong Gallery at Downing University, Cambridge, will certainly organize an exceptional solo exhibit by Soheila Sokhanvari. The exhibit “ We Can Be Heroes …” originates from the popular David Bowie tune from 1977. The tune reverberates with Soheila Sokhanvari’s connection with Iran, where she was divided from all she understood by the 1979 Islamic Transformation. As the enthusiasts look for each various other throughout a harmful boundary, Sokhanvari reanimates symbols as well as individual memories on the edge of being gotten rid of from Iran prior to 1979.

A multidisciplinary musician birthed in Iran, Soheila Sokhanvari weaves layers of political backgrounds with peculiar, strange, as well as commonly funny stories that visitors are asked to finish. As a workshop musician at Wysing Arts Centre (given that 2013), Okhanvari has a Bachelor’s Degree in Art Background as well as Arts from Anglia Ruskin College, a postgrad diploma in Art from Chelsea University of Art as well as Style as well as an MFA from Goldsmiths University. Along with obtaining the Derek Hillside Structure Scholarship at the British College at Rome (October-December 2018), she has actually shown thoroughly throughout the Center East as well as Europe.

The exhibit will certainly range from the 5th of October, 2023, up until the fourth of February, 2024, at The Heong Gallery in Cambridge.


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