CURRICULUM VITAE

Education
2001
BA Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Tehran
1995
Graphics Diploma, Tehran

Solo Exhibitions
2014
TalkCloud, Yay gallery, Baku
TalkCloud, narrative gallery, London
TalkCloud, Niavaran Cultural Centre, Tehran
2012
Hard Copy, Art Gwangju 2012, Gwangju
Recycle, Etemad Gallery, Tehran
2011
Bah Man, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
Bah Man, Aun Gallery, Tehran
2010
The Engaged Artist; Influences of Graphics on Sculpture in the Middle Ages, Saatchi Gallery (Project Room), London
2009
Tulips Rise From The Blood Of The Nation’s Youth, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran
2007
Solo Show (Namayeshgah-e-Enferadi), Performance, Ave Gallery, Tehran
2006
Mahmoud’s Driving School, Tehran Gallery, Tehran
2004
Oh Abolfazl! Three locations: Bazaar Mosque, Enghelab Avenue and Golestan Gallery, Tehran
2002
Barg Gallery, Tehran
2001
Barg Gallery, Tehran
2000
Barg Gallery, Tehran

Selected Group Exhibitions
2014
Recalling the Future:  post-revolutionary Iranian art, Brunei Gallery, SOAS, University of London, London
2013
Love Me/ Love Me Not, Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan and its Neighbors, The 55th International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale, Venice
DISASTER, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris-Pantin
2012
Transformed Visions, Tate Modern, London
2010
1 Mile² Tehran, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran Last Ride in a Hot Air Balloon, The 4th Auckland Triennial, Auckland  
mployment, Performance, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran
2009
Untitled (From: Rose Garden), Khastoo Gallery, Los Angeles
Raad-o-Bargh, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
2008
Untitled (Exploring contemporary Iranian film and video art) Barbican Art Centre, London
Lion Under The Rainbow (contemporary art from Tehran), Athens
In the State of Weightlessness, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran
2006
Asian Art Now, Alternative space Loop, Seoul; in 2007 travelled to Arario Gallery, Beijing
Iran.Com, Iranian Art today, Museum of New Art, Freiburg
Eastern Expressway, Evangelische Stadtakademie, Frankfurt
2005
Rebel Minds Gallery, Berlin
2004
Victim, Niavaran Cultural Centre, Tehran
11th Bangladesh Biennial, Daka
2003
A Spritual Vision, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran
Cite international des Arts, Paris
2002
New Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran
3rd Tehran Sculpture Biennial, Niavaran Cultural Centre, Tehran
2001
1st Exhibition Of Conceptual Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran
2000
2nd Tehran Sculpture Biennial, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran

Awards and Residencies
2014 | Ongoing Residency at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam
2010 | Three months residency at the Delfina Foundation, London
2009 | Winner of MOPCAP award
2007 | Six months residency in Changdong Art Studio, Seoul
2002 | Second Prize of the 3rd Tehran Sculpture Biennial, Niavaran Cultural Centre, Tehran
2002 | Research scholarship in Cite International des Arts, Paris
2000 | Honorary plaque from the 2nd Tehran Sculpture Biennial, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran

Collections
Tate Modern Collection
Doron Sebbag Art Collection
Devi Art Foundation
Private Collections