episode seven | mehdi darvishi

Published 6 feb 2019

 
Mehdi Darvishi,  Old Desert , mixed intaglio Fabriano Paper, 120x40cm, 2017

Mehdi Darvishi, Old Desert, mixed intaglio Fabriano Paper, 120x40cm, 2017

 
 
 

EPISODE seven | mehdi darvishi

In this episode of pine|copper|lime Miranda speaks with Mehdi Darvishi, a mezzotint artist from Dorud, Iran, about growing in a small town discovering art through text books and teaching himself the mezzotint technique from YouTube videos. Death is omnipresent in his work and in his lived philosophy and we talk about how this affects is attitudes towards life, travel, and taking chances as a working artist.