Aesthetica Magazine

Istanbul Biennial, Stephanie Bailey

October 2011

<...> Entering the first floor of Antrepo 5, Nazgol Ansarinia’s solo presentation of statistics as minimal, decorative works in Non-flammable, Non-stick, Non-stain (2009-10) leads to Untitled (Abstraction). This is a series where the artist translates statistics as geometric patterns, which appear on Iranian tablecloths derived from fractal geometry, while social, political and economic patterns seep into the domestic realm. <...>