This publication is produced on the occasion of the exhibition of the 6th Hiroshima Art Prize which is rewarded to Iranian artist Shirin Neshat. The exhibition is held in Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art from July to October 2005.

With the purpose of making an appeal to the world through modern art for the spirit of Hiroshima, which desires peace, the City of Hiroshima established the Hiroshima Art Prize in 1989. An artist who has contributed to the peace of humanity through their creative activities is selected every 3 years. Shirin Neshat is the recipient of the 6th Hiroshima Art Prize, the exhibition is part of the events that commemorate the 60th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

Including artist statement and biography.
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Onsite

Location code MON.NES
Language

English, 

Japanese

Publication/Creation date

2005

ISBN / ISSN

4939105156

No of copies

1

Content type

artist monograph, 

catalogue

Chapter headings
Beyond identity politics

- Shoja AZARI

Images of Hope: On the Art of Shirin Neshat

- Kentaro ICHIHARA, 市原研太郎

Voice/Eros: Shirin Neshat's Singing Women

- Mari OKA, 岡真理

Shirin Neshat: The 6th Hiroshima Art Prize
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Shirin Neshat: The 6th Hiroshima Art Prize, 第6回ヒロシマ賞受賞記念:シリン.ネシャット