Artist: Morteza Momayez Iranian
Title: Nouveau Salon des cent, Hommage a Toulouse-Lautrec.
Plate: HL. 60
from "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio. Limited printing of only 380.
Printed in Paris, 2001.
unbacked, shipped rolled via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
Sheet Size: 29 in x 38 1/2 in 68 x 98cm
The "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio consists of a hundred posters created by one hundred of the best graphic designers of our time, from 24 different countries including China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Zimbabwe, the United-States and most of the European countries, as a tribute to Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, for the Centenary of his death, 1901-2001. Initiated by the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum Partners' Club. In cooperation with the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum of Albi. The printing was limited to only 380. The posters have been exhibited in major museums and galleries around the world.
The Designer - Morteza Momayez
Tehran, Iran, 26 August 1936. Author: What is graphic design, Graphic Art in Iran, Signs 1, Plakate/Posters, Illustration and imagination, Book and Magazine covers, Articles, collections of Morteza Momayez works, Signs 2, Morteza Momayez works, Posters, Affiches, news collections of Morteza Momayez works.
Scope: posters, book and magazine design, Persian lettering, packaging design, painting, light and stage design.
Education and professional activities: bachelor of art at the Faculty of Fine Arts. Further studies Ecole nationale superieure des arts decoratifs, Paris. Freelance illustration and design for Iranian newspapers and magazines. Became designer and then art director of Pars Studio, Seven Up Corporation, Ketab Hafteh, Roudaki, Farhango-Zendegi, Cinema, Kelt, Goft-o-gu, Peyam Emrouz, Zaman from 1962 onward (all Iranian cultural magazines).
Other activities: Lecturer at Graphic design Dep. Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Tehran; director of 3 animations films; art director and designer for the Tehran International Film Festival; member of national and international juries in many festivals and art competitions.
Member of Alliance Graphique Internationale; Academy of Art, Iran. Board Chairman of the Iranian Graphic Designers Society; vice president of the Iranian Artist Forum. Participation-exhibitions: Berlin, Essen, Germany; Bologna, Italy; Tehran, Iran; Toyama, Japan; Warsaw, Poland; Brno, Czech Republic. Film festivals of: Tehran, Moscow, Beirut, Gihon, Cracow.
Works presented in: Novum and Hight quality magazines, Germany, Modern Publicity and Design, England, Project, Poland, Graphis posters, Who's who in Graphic Design, vol 1 and 2 and Top Graphic Design, Switzerland, American Cinematographers, Letter heads, Posters by members of AGI, Art News and Logo International, USA, Graphic design, Graphic element of the world, Business Cards and World Graphic Design Now, Idea, First Choice, Greeting Cards, Designers workshop, Japan, Famous Animal Symbols, Belgium.