Nasser Assar was a painter from Iran. Nasser Assar was born in Tehran, Iran in the year 1928. Assar’s father was the chairman of Oriental philosophy at a local university.
The artist specialized in working with calligraphy.
Assar attended the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Tehran.
The artist found inspiration from poetry and philosophy.
In 1953 the artist decided to visit Hamburg, Germany. Soon after the artist visited to Paris for the first time. The artist enjoyed the city so much he decided to be based out of Paris for the remainder of his lifetime.
Nasser Assar passed away in 2011. He was 82 years of age.
Below a great documentary on the artist with many works shown:
Price range information: Assar worked in oils, watercolor, gouache, acrylics, and was an avid printmaker. Prices range from $20,000 to $400,000.
Nasser Assar passed away in 2011.
Nasser Assar had a style of abstract painting. His work shows a great sense of minimalist design with a great use of color.