Iranian hope in full colour at the Saatchi

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Iranian hope in full colour at the Saatchi

Mixing Persian motifs with modern paintings is Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar's way of challenging western views on Iran.

The artist's first solo show opens tomorrow at the Saatchi Gallery - with fans describing him as Iran's answer to Damian Hirst. 

Oneness Wholeness draws explores Iranian identity in the 21st century, and runs until May 27th. 

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