EDUCATION AND RESIDENCY

2015          A.i.R dubai/ Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Tashkeel, Delfina Foundation and Art Dubai
2013-14    Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten/ Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
2012          Atelierhaus Salzamt residency, Linz, Austria
2008          Bag Factory” Artists’ Studios-residency, Johannesburg, South Africa
2005         Theerta workshop-residency, Candy, Sri Lanka
2002          BFA, Photography ,Art University of Tehran

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

  • 2016 Safe landing,Hit gallery,Bratislava,SL 
  • 2016 Ask the birds,Gabriel Rolt gallery,Amsterdam,NL

  • 2006 Untitled, Self-portraits, Silkroad gallery, Tehran,IR

  • 2004 Bodiless,I(zourkhaneh) Silkroad gallery,Tehran,IR

  • 2002 Mannequin, Iranian artist’s forum, Tehran,IR

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION:

2017

  • Art Rotterdam,NL
  • (un)mediated nature,gallery Tanja Wagner,Berlin,DE

2016

  • Artissima,Torino,IT
  • The National or the skip,The Averad hotel,London,GB

  •  tehran. capital in CAPITAL letters, Triumph gallery,Moscow,RU

  • Forming of Inevitable Blue ,Hit gallery,Bratislava,SL

  • Jollyjoker with Nikolaus lang,Amsterdam,NL

  • Companions: The long-lasting intimacy of strangers,Luckman Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

  • Come closer,Oude kurk,Sound performance,Amsterdam,NL

  • Art Rotterdam,NL

 

2015

  • Dust, Centre for Contemporary Art at Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw,PL

  • De arrogantie van de jeugd at Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam,NL

  • Art Dubai-A.i.R,UAE

2014

  • Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten,Amsterdam, NL, RijksakademieOpen

  • Recalling The Future: post revolutionary Iranian art brunei gallery, London,UK

2013

  • Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL, RijksakademieOPEN

2012

  • Light from the Middle East, Victoria & Albert Museum, London,UK

2011

  • Metropolis - City Life in the Urban Age /noorderlitch photo festival, Groningen,NL

  • Die iranische weltanschauung, Freies Museum, Berlin,DE

  • Right Here, Right Now, International format festival, Derby museum, UK

2009

  • Inside Tehran out ,Forum Schlossplatz, Aarau, Switzerland,CH

  • 165 ans de photographie iranienne, Musee du quai branly, Paris,FR

2008

  • Bag factory art galley, Johannesburg, South Africa

2007

  • Biennale des images du monde, Photoquai, Musee du quai branly, Paris,FR

2005

  • BAUDOIN LEBON GALLERY, PARIS,FR

 

AWARDS

2015

  • 3Package Deal - Grant by Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst (AFK) and Bureau Broedplaatsen (BBP)with Rijksakademie, Kunstverein en Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

  • Werkbijdrage Bewezen Talent, Mondrian Fonds

2011

  • Special mention of tenth scholarships “robert villagraz “. Efti, Madrid

  • Winner of paul hill exposure awards as part of the format international photography festival

2005

  • Letter of commendation: the second annual award Kaveh Golestan

 

VIDEO SCREENING:

2017

  • يُعاد,Khalil Sakakini Cultural Centre,Ramallah,Palestine

2015

  • Unfailing memory Kunstverein Freiborg e.v. and theatre inMarienbad

  • Armageddon Death - Long Version, Le Plafond, Amsterdam

2014

  • in-out, Athens Video Art Festival, Athens

2013

  • in-out, Centre Pompidou, Paris

  • Gulistan , gallery utopia, Berlin

  • STILL LIVES & SELECTED ACTS, Dastan’s Basement, Tehran. 

  • Gulistan, Göteborg poetry festival, Sweden

2012

  • Mise en abyme, Elástica, CINEMÁTICA Festival, Montréal

  • Mise en abyme, ” Gulistan video “ sazmanab, Tehran

  • The garden of eden , Lost and Found, A video program with artists from the Middle East, place de Tokyo, paris

  • International Movie Night on ‘nothing, “gulistan video”, geh8 art space and studio eV, Dresden, Germany

2011

  • Iran via video current (NYC/Tehran), Thomas Erben Gallery, 

 

PUBLICATION:

2016-on the occasion of the exhibithion "safe landing" published by APARTLable

2016-things to remember-page not found,

2016-EXTENTION.IR,Truimph gallery,RU

2015 - on Doubt-Art Dubai
2014 - Rijksopen-Amsterdam
2013 - La Photographie Iranienne. un Regard Sur la Creation Contemporaine en Iran
2011 - Seeing studies, dOCUMENTA (13) Casco - Office for Art, Design and Theory and the institute for incongruous translation
2009 - Petunia
2009 - Different sames: new perspective in contemporary iranian art
2008 - Iranian photography now
2005 - 12 Photographic journeys

 

COLLECTIONS:

British Museum
Devi art foundation, India