EDUCATION

2016-2018       MFA, Parsons School of Design, New York, United States

2010-2013 MFA in Painting, University of Tehran, College of Fine Arts, Tehran, Iran

2004-2009 B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Exhibitions

2020 A.I.R Gallery (forthcoming), New York, United States

2019 The Window Box Project (forthcoming), Grid-space Gallery, New York, United States

2019 Complicit- Erasure of the Body (forthcoming), Nasty Women, Connecticut, United States

2018 Convergence (Juried exhibition), Arnold and Sheila Aronson Gallery, New York, United States 

2018 The Hybrid of Being, Westbeth Gallery, New York, United States 

2018  Growing Pebbles, Sleep Center, New York, United States

2018  X-Life,  25 East Gallery, New York, United States

2017 Manifestos Unheard,  25 East Gallery, New York, United States

2017  Between,  Skybridge Art Space, New York, United States

2017  Politic and Lies, 25 East Gallery, New York, United States

2016 The Great Acceleration, 25 East Gallery, New York, United States

2016 Paper: An Art Exhibition, The Mine Gallery, Dubai, UAE

2015 Imago Mundi, Exhibition of Luciano Benetton Collection, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy

2015 Mersi Poesi, 10th Gothenburg International Poetry Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden

2014 Design, Collage, Painting and Sculpture, Abi Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2012 Whisper, Laleh Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2011 3rd Fadjr International Festival of Visual Arts (Juried exhibition), Saba Art Academy, Tehran, Iran

Collaborative Projects

2018   Fissure in The Air, Public installation and performance, Skowhegan, ME

  - Collaborated with Bahareh Khoshooee making an installation and performing in the Upper filed at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

2018   Double Power, Performance, Skowhegan, ME

  - Collaborated with Bahareh Khoshooee in a due performance at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

2016    Dream Catcher, Installation, Tehran, Iran

  - Collaborated with nine craftswomen in an abandoned house in Tehran for six months.

  - The workshop was open to invitees to visit for ten days at the end of the project.  

2015   In Cahoots, Installation,  Tehran, Iran

  - Collaborated with nine artists in turning a torn down house to a temporary art venue.

  - Created installations on contemporary narrative of “Noah’s Ark” and the promised land.


Residencies and Fellowships

2019 A.I.R. Fellowship (Forthcoming), A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019 Artist in the Marketplace (AIM), The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY 

2018 MASS MoCA Residency, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, United States

2018 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Fellowship, Maine, United States

 

PUBLICATIONS      

2019 Art Talk: The Early 80s, Published by Charsoo Art Institute, Tehran, Iran

2018 Kalaktive Zine (Edition of 40), SkowheganSWAPS, Skowhegan Library, New York, NY

2018 Four years Four Projects, Published by Prince Claus Fund for culture and development

2017 Caustic Frolic - Subversion Issue, Published by NYU’s center for experimental humanities, New York, United States

2014 Fabric (Pnzano Veneto) - Irano mutomorphosis

2011 Institute For Promotion of Contemporary Visual Art, Selected Works of Young Iranian Artists - The Third Fadjr International Festival of Visual Arts