The exhibit displays paintings and typography by contemporary artists inspired by Rumi and Nima Yushij, the father of Iranian blank verse.
A total of 200 paintings by 118 artists and 33 typography works by 28 artists will be on display for about 40 days.
In addition, a conference in which university lecturers will present papers reviewing the influence of poetry on painting and vice versa is to be held on the sidelines of the exhibit from May 7 to 8.
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