Magritte's man in New York
In your face
By Dariush Radpour
October 26, 2001
Born in 1945 in Tehran, Dariush Radpour moved to Italy after
completing Tehran Art School. He studied cinematography and graduated from the Academy
of Fine Arts in Rome. In his country, Radpour collaborated with Iranian TV as a documentary
filmmaker, as well with major newspapers and magazines as a satirical illustrator.
Back in Italy since 1980, he teaches editorial illustration at the European Institute
of Design and collaborates with La Republica, Daily American, Daily News, Manifesto,
Il Giornale, La Stampa, and other newspapers and magazines.