Author: Myrna Ayad

My Mother, The Modernist

As part of Art Dubai’s Rewind series, Maneli Keykavoussi tells Myrna Ayad about the courage and conviction of her mother Farideh Lashai, a warrior who never compromised on her beliefs In 2013, Art Dubai’s Projects were dedicated to the memory of Iranian-born artist Farideh Lashai (1964-2013). Following major exhibitions at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary […]

My mother, who followed her dreams

Brigitte Caland reflects on the passion and sacrifice of her mother, Huguette Caland, whose relationship with art was always passionate, though not always easy. She spoke to Myrna Ayad as part of a series called Rewind, produced by Art Dubai, in which family members share their thoughts on the life and personality of a Modern […]