Glitch: Pixel Language

25 Dec 2020 – 11 Mar 2021

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14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00
14:00 – 19:00

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Bavan Gallery

Tehran Province, Iran


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Platform 101 is holding the first Glitch Video Art Group Exhibition in Iran, entitled Glitch: Pixel Language, curated by Mohammad-Ali Famori and Sadeq Majlesi, featuring 27 glitch artists for 11 weeks.


A group video art exhibition titled ‘Glitch Art: Pixel Language,’ curated by Mohammad-Ali Famori and Sadeq Majlesi, will open on December 25 at Bavan Gallery in Tehran and will continue through March 12. 

After holding the first group photo exhibition tour entitled ‘Definite Moment’ in 2018 in six galleries in Tehran and Isfahan, Platform 101, a nonprofit and independent art institution, prepared a plan to hold a glitch video art exhibition.

Speaking about the exhibition, Famori said that technological errors that are the product of defects in digital devices give us incomplete images. These incomplete and intertwined lines of video and audio make up the glitch art pixel and digital motifs. In the process of creating glitch work, on the one hand, the artist relies on the digital broadcaster as a medium, and on the other hand, there is artist, and the third side addresses the interpretation of the digital art by the audience.

Glitch is a genre in visual art that has the potential to become a tangible language for all human beings to reach a single concept of digital art.

In art, glitch is a discourse that confirms movement from the whole to the part and consequently from the part to the whole.

In this exhibition, 27 glitch artists create works to identify the value and identity of pixels, so that they can force the pixel language in our minds to reread.

During the 11-week exhibition, every Friday, the artworks of two artists will be exhibited for seven days.


Sadeq Majlesipour

Mohammad Ali Famori

Mohammad Ali Famori

Exhibiting artistsToggle

Sabato Vissconti

Mohammad Ali Famori

Mohammad Ali Famori


Arash Masoom

Elnaz Mohammadi

Reza Famori

Franco Palioff

Razieh Kooshki

Hossein Pouresmeil


Parnian Donyari

Arezou Ramezani

Arezou Ramezani

Shalala Salamzadeh

Shahab Shahali

Francesco Corvi

Sadeq Majlesipour

Parisa Pakzamir

Nima Mansoury

Neda Dastafkan

Sina Kiadaliri

Behrouz Farahani

Nazila Karimi

Erfan Ashourian

Golnaz Behrouznia

Vahid Qaderi

Nikzad Arabshahi


Taking part

Platform 101

Platform 101


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