Marjane Satrapi : "Art is Not Democratic" (Avignon Forum - 2009)


Marjane Satrapi : "Art is Not Democratic" (Avignon Forum - 2009)
by Darius Kadivar

An interview of French Iranian Comic Book Artist and filmmaker Marjane Satrapi ( who is currently editing her latest film "Chicken and Plums") on the necessary yet often ambiguous relationship between Money, Art and Power. 

Forum Interview:

On The Train with Various Cultural Ambassadors:

Another Interview:

France's Culture Minister Frédéric Mitterand on digital conservation in Art preservation:


Related News:

Marjane Satrapi : «L'art n'est pas démocratique» (Le Figaro)

Official Website of Avignon Forum:


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Tout le plaisir est pour moi ;0)

Et Oui Fred a recu une promotion ;0))

Je t'embrasse,


Azarin Sadegh

Merci beaucoup mon cher Darius!

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Ferederic Mitterand, le ministre de la culture? Oh on dieu! Mais c'est très bien!! J'adore ce gars! Il est merveilleux..mais pas plus merveilleux que notre tresor nationale Marjan Satrapi!

Merci pour les videos! Azarine