Photos: The Future is Iranian Traditional Music

The Future Is Iranian Traditional Music brought together two Iranian musicians, Mohammad Mohammadi Champiri and Aref Ghorbani, who in June 2018 came together to think about what they would take into a future archive.

Separated from his instruments, and out of his love for Iranian traditional music, Champiri produced a Ney (a traditional middle-eastern woodwind instrument) from a knotweed he found in Drumchapel. In the weeks that followed, Champiri presented it as an object of the future to be preserved for future generations at Glasgow Museums.

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