Born in Tehran-Iran

Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

 

EDUCATION

2005 Accademia di belle Arti of Florence, Italy, M.F.A.,in visual art and multimedia

2000 Liberal School of Nude, Florence,Italy

1998 University of Azad – Tehran, B.A., in English Language and Translation

 

SELECTED EXHIBITION

2016 Peace on Paper, Iran Contemporary Art Biennale at Niavaran Cultural Center,

Tehran, Iran

2016 STRAPPA : Dialogue and Performance exhibition at Rogue Space, New York,

NY

2015 Archimedes Bathtub at Lorimoto Gallery, Ridgewood-NY

2015 Focus Iran: Contemporary Photography and Video at Craft & Folk Art

Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2014 The Photography Show presented by The Committee and AKArt advisory at

Site/109, New York, NY

2014 ARE WE ALREADY GONE? Artists on the Art of Leaving at Flicker Lab, New

York, NY

2014 Video screening as a VAEFF Special Selections at the cutlog New York, NY Art

Fair

2014 Circumstances at Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY

2013 TRACES: Drawings in Motion,at Kentler International Drawing Space,

Brooklyn, NY

2011 Video screening at Video Art and Experimental Film Festival at Tribeca

Cinemas, NewYork

2011 Bilateral Trace: Four Emerging Artists From Iran at Strohl Art Center in

Chautauqua nstitution, Chautauqua, NY

2011 MARKED DIFFERENCES at Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010 WAR & PEACE at Kentler International Drawing Space,Brooklyn, NY

2010 PROXIMITY video screening at PAH! Space, Fribourg, Switzerland

2009 “the map is not the territory” curated by DUMBO Art Under the Bridge Festival

and New York Foundation For the Arts, Brooklyn, NY

2009 Video screening at Centre for Contemporary Art Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy

2008 Aftermath, video screening at Target Gallery in Tropedo Factory Art Center,

Alexandria, VA

2008 One Planet, One Experiment, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago

2008 Food, Arte di Cibarsi – Cibarsi d’ Arte, video screening Palazzo Roffia, San

Miniato, Italy

2008 Ondavideo, Donne, Image of the women between photography, film and video

art, Pisa, Italy

2007 International Contemporary Art Fair, Europeans young Artists,video

screening, Mulhous, France

2007 Echi da Tehran, Iranian Contemporary Artists at Palazzo Comunale, Pistoia,

Italy

2006 Opus Liber Project, Book of Art at Academy of Arts and Design, Florence, Italy

2006 International Contemporary Art Fair in Bologna, video screening at the

Biagiotti Gallery, Bologna, Italy

2005 Opus Liber Project, Book of Art, at Museum of Virginian Mantova, Italy

2005 Opus Liber Project, Book of Art at Rafaello’s House, Urbino, Italy

 

SELECTED AWARDS, PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014-2016 NYFA, Mentoring Program for immigrant Artists, New York, Mentor

2013- 2016 Pardis for Children, New York, language and Art teacher

 

2013 Asia Society, New York, workshop “Persian New Year Family Day”, co-

Pardis for Children

Asia Society, New York, workshop “Passport to Asia”

Asia Society, New York, workshop “Persian New Year Family Day”, co-

Pardis for Children

Asia Society, New York , workshop “Iran Modern”, co-presented by

Pardis for Children

2006 Accademia di belle Arti of Florence, Italy, teaching fellowship at

Laboratorio di pittura