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Sanaz Mazinani on Islamic Ornamentation

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Sanaz Mazinani is an artist with a background in political activism who uses art to inspire dialogue about perceptions of cultural identity. Her interests in often-chaotic media representations of political and cultural identity push up against the unity and order of the geometric arrangements she constructs. Sanaz expands on the intention of traditional Islamic ornamentation in this short clip.

Aired: 06/29/15

Rating: NR

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