August 28, 2008 / The Stranger's art director Aaron Huffman chose Soha Shirvani and Reyhaneh Sheikhbahaei's poster "Permanent Persian Gulf" as their poster of the week
June 21, 2008 / The Seattle Post-Intelligencer's Dorothy Parvaz mentioned the Seattle-Tehran Poster Show in a recent op-ed. "When it comes to fractured U.S.- Iran relations, it's good to know that people are doing what governments refuse to: Communicate and humanize...There's the Seattle-Tehran Poster Show, which will be part of Bumbershoot — curator Dan Smith has been working on it for months since his trip to Iran — and serves as a call to action for us all to be 'citizen diplomats.'" read the full article here
Seattle Sound Magazine
August, 2008 / The upcoming issue of Seattle Sound magazine will feature an interview with curator Daniel R. Smith and an overview of the Bumbershoot exhibit.
Bumbershoot Press Preview / August 26
Bumbershoot Press Preview, Seattle Center's Fidalgo Room, Time TBA
Press inquiries are welcome. Seattle curator Daniel R. Smith is available for interviews in person in the Seattle area and by phone. Tehran curator Iman Raad is available for interviews by email.