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2111, 2015

Prayer for peace: Calligraphic artist Salma Arastu’s MOCRA works aim to build bridges between faiths

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How does calligraphic artist Salma Arastu bring peace to her paintings? On Friday's "Cityscape," Arastu and Terry Dempsey, the director of Saint Louis University's Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, discussed her recent exhibition with host [...]

2111, 2015

Painting Prayers on PBS in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University’s Museum of Contemporary Religious Art exhibits “Painting Prayers”, a collection of art that combines Arabic calligraphy with modern painting techniques. We visit the Schmaltz beer company, where craft beer and artistic labels [...]

2910, 2015

Painting Prayers on PBS arts magazine “Arts America”

By |October 29th, 2015|Categories: Current News|Comments Off on Painting Prayers on PBS arts magazine “Arts America”

Painting Prayers continues at  Museum of Contemporary Religious Art,St. Louis University, St. Louis Missouri "Painting Prayers" featured on the PBS arts magazine "Arts America"  

109, 2015

One Successful Female Entrepreneur’s Story

By |September 1st, 2015|Categories: Current News|Comments Off on One Successful Female Entrepreneur’s Story

One Successful Female Entrepreneur’s Story in Girl in Paris Salma Arastu Berkeley artist with Expanstion of the universe painting Salma Arastu Berkeley artist with Expanstion of the universe painting Meet Salma Arastu, a successful female [...]

2907, 2015

Salma Arastu’s Presentation at Commonwealth Club of San Francisco

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Unity of Sacred Symbols & Words

1407, 2015

Peter Selz visits Salma Arastu Studio

By |July 14th, 2015|Categories: Current News|Comments Off on Peter Selz visits Salma Arastu Studio

Very happy to share that well known art historian Peter Selz ( former Curator of MOMA New York and also founder of Berkeley Art Museum http://arthistory.berkeley.edu/person/1786359-peter-selz) Visited my studio last month..