Sara Rajaei invited a group of artists and asked them how they related to Iranian culture. With performances, films and a celebration of the New Year.
From 12-03-'08 until 16-03-'08 at Mediamatic, as part of Gastarbeider Dating.
Mediamatic Post CS
Soul Update Report / Volume I +II14Mar 200814Mar 2008
On both Friday the 14th and Sunday the 16th of March, the band Strada played a couple of concerts during the Spring Cleaning. The music was Serbian, but inspired by Iran influences. Moreover, on the...
Performance: Mediamatic Post CS
Iranian Happening15Mar 200815Mar 2008
Conclusions of a research about Persian dance in a form of a live happening. The visitors were directed to pose in front of the camera a selection of movements with the assistance of storytelling
Party: Mediamatic Post CS
The Fire Party18Mar 200818Mar 2008
Lots of fire, music by Iranian DJ Ishtar, Persian Delights, our international bar and a massive gathering of aliens were all ingredients of the final Gastarbeider Dating Party.
Q&A with Sara
Iranian artist Sara Rajaei concluded the exhibition Gastarbeider Dating with the exhibition: ‘Spring cleaning, We are Iranians.’ Some questions and answers in retrospective to her project. The...
Exhibition: Mediamatic Post CS
Spring Cleaning12Mar 200816Mar 2008
"I realize that slowly I have become the representative of my country to all my friends in the Netherlands. Therefore I invited a group of 11 artists to join my project, most of them are none...
Screening: Mediamatic Post CS
Iranian short film program16Mar 2008
Sara Rajaei made a selection of freshly made (> 2005) short films by young Iranian filmers, most of them living in Iran. Shown on Wednesday 12 March, Friday 14 March and Sunday 16 March starting...