0439 GMT December 13, 2019
The institute selected Saeedeh Sabetnia and Tahereh Zahmatkesh as the two illustrators to represent Iran at the gala this year. The works of the Iranian illustrators have also been accepted for Bologna Illustrators Exhibition 2016.
Zahmatkesh received an MA in Imaging and her work has been accepted for the Bologna Illustrators Exhibition 2016. She illustrated the book 'The Mirror of Time' and attended the Amida Illustration Group Exhibition.
Sabetnia is a graphic expert and has illustrated many books including 'Ye Gol Do Gol', 'Crazy Bear' and 'Frogs Have TOEFL Exam'.
She took part in the Illustration Exhibition in Belgrade in 2012 and Italy's Bologna Illustrators Exhibition in 2016.
Beijing International Book Fair will be held on August 24-28. Iranian pavilion in the exhibition is set up free-of-charge based on an MoU to exchange pavilions between Tehran International Book Fair and Beijing International Book Fair.
Iranian Cultural Fairs Institute will participate in the event on behalf of Iranian publications.