Ali Banisadr

Sponsored Content - 11 Oct 2018

With his first German solo show at Blain|Southern Berlin open until 17 November, the New York-based artist discusses using drawings to make sense of his intense childhood in Iran and sound being a guiding force 

Ali Banisadr, Metamorphosis, 2015, oil on linen, 1.8 × 2.4 m. All images courtesy Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris/Salzburg; photographs Jeffrey Sturges

At Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, Ali Banisadr's brash colours and swooping gestures flirt with gaudiness

By Robert Barry