The Sitcom (in research since 2014)

The Sitcom is an experimental performance/media artwork that uses the form of a television sitcom to explore the translations and mistranslations of Iranian and American culture. Conceived by artists Sohrab Kashani and Jon Rubin, The Sitcom will be produced by Machine Project in Los Angeles and Sazmanab Center for Contemporary Art in Tehran. The project…View project The Sitcom (in research since 2014)

Super Sohrab (2009-ongoing)

Super Sohrab, Sohrab Kashani’s alter-ego is an unsuccessful part-time super hero who uses satire and failure in his attempts to fix local and global sociopolitical problems. Through the documentation of his failures, via text and interviews, Super Sohrab addresses problems both big (daily repercussions of US sanctions on Iran, visa complications for Iranians, Tehran’s air…View project Super Sohrab (2009-ongoing)

Sazmanab (2008-2016)

Sazmanab was an artist-run project space and residency program in Tehran established in 2008. Sazmanab supported artistic work in a wide range of media through exhibitions and events, residencies for artists and curators, educational initiatives, workshops, talks, and publications. Sazmanab (Persian for Department of Water) was founded in 2008 by Sohrab Kashani and was originally…View project Sazmanab (2008-2016)