New York   |  Born. 1987 IRAN | 

EDUCATION

2019            MFA, The LeRoy E.Hoffberger School of Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art,  Baltimore, MD

2012           MA, Art Research, University of science and culture, Tehran, Iran

2010           BFA, Painting, University of science and culture, Tehran, Iran

2004          Diploma, Graphics, Hefdah Shahrivar technical high school, Tehran, Iran

 

AWARDS

2019          Scott Kelly Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2018       International Student Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, MD

2017        Hoffberger Foundation Fellowship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2017   Leroy E.Hoffberger Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD



GROUP EXHIEBITION

2019         Collective Punishment, Musa Collective Gallery, Boston, MA

                 Grad Show III, ICA Baltimore, MD

2018         Open Studio, JVS Project Space Gallery, NYC

                 Leroy E.Hoffberger School of Painting Fall Show, Fox3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD

                 Expression, GradEx Mica Show, Cardinal Space Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2017         Open Studio, JVS Project Space Gallery, NYC 

                 Leroy E. Hoffberger School of Painting Fall Show, Riggs Leidy Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2015         Diversos, Dominico-American Cultural Institute, Santo Domingo, Dom.Rep.

                 Libres, Cultural Center Mella, Santo Domingo, Dom.Rep.

2014         6x6 Ceramic Tile, JVS Project Space Gallery, NYC

2013         International Art Residency, The Altos de Chavon Gallery, La Romana, Dom.Rep

2010         International Art Expo, Faam gallery, Beijing, China


JURIED SHOW

2018          MFA First year Juried show, Riggs Leidy Gallery, Baltimore, MD, USA

Curated and Juried by Amanda Jiron-Murphy, Director of Hamiltonian Gallery, Washington DC

2009         International Day of UN-Habitat competition, Westminster University gallery, London, UK

                  4th Contest of Iran New Generation, Homa Gallery, Tehran, Iran

                  First Art Festival “Color of Kindness”, Foreign Ministry Convention Center, Tehran, Iran

2002         Group Drawing Exhibitions, Reza Abbasi Museum, Tehran, Iran

 

PUBLICATIONS

2019           Thalia Magazine, The Fragmented Issue

                   Studio Visit Magazine, Summer Issue

                   MICA Grad Show Catalogue

                   Art of the Month, Split Lip Magazine, April Issue

2017           Cover Art, Words Without Borders, November Issue

2015          Designed Art Therapy Coloring book titled NATURE, published by Daler Rowney art supplies

 

RESEARCH

2012         The role of galleries in fashion-oriented contemporary paintings in Iran during the eighties (MFA Research)

2010         The Role of Grotesques in artworks of Siyah Qalam (14th century) and contemporary artist Ahmad Amin Nazar (BFA Written Thesis)

COLLECTION

Chavon school of design, La Romana, DR

Private Collection, Baltimore, MD

Private Collection, New York, NYC

Private Collection, Ashville, NC

Private Collection, Tehran, IRAN

Private Collection, London, UK

Private Collection, Mexico City, Mexico