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  • This book is from the recent works that printed in Contemporary Art Publication which lunched simultaneously with the exhibition of Kami’s paintings at AB-ANBAR Art Gallery (collaborating with Lajevardi Foundation) in 2018.
    Also, the limited edition prints of his works are published by Contemporary Art Publication.
    Y.Z. Kami was born in Tehran in 1956. He was educated at the University of California, Berkeley in 1975 and received his B.A. and M.A. from the University of Paris-Sorbonne in Paris, France from 1976–81. He continued his education at the Conservatoire Libre du Cinema (English: Paris Conservatory) in Paris, France in 1982. After living in Paris for over a decade, Kami moved to New York in 1984. He continues to live and work in New York City.

    Kami's works has been collected in the n Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Smithsonian institutions worldwide Institution, Washington, D.C; Parasol unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London, and many other Museum and also his works was exhibited in the 52nd VENICE BIENNALE, Los Angeles County Museum (LACMA), Parasol unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London; and National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, etc.

    Contemporary Art Publication is honored to printed and published the first English-Persian book of Y.Z. Kami.

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