C.V.

Represented by:

Fondation Behnam Bakhtiar

Emergeast gallery

 

Education:

2016-2019 B.A. in Fine art, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK.

2011- 2015 Withdrew from B.A. in Printing, Art University, Tehran, Iran.

 

Group exhibitions:

2017 Magic in Monaco, Kamil Gallery, Monaco, France

2017 Magic in Monaco Auction, Principality of Monaco, Monaco, France (Organized by Magic Of Persia foundation and conducted by Christie’s)

2017 The ocean can be yours, Gerald Moore gallery, London, England (Curated by Janet Rady)

2016 Art, social space and public discourse in Iran, Coulter art gallery, Stanford, USA

2016 Contemporary Iranian Art exhibition and auction, Sotheby’s Los Angeles, Los Angeles, U.S.A. (Organized by Magic Of Persia foundation in collaboration with Sotheby’s)

2016 The Mine Pop-up show XIV, The Mine Gallery, Dubai, UAE

2016 Art in secret, Alserkal venue, Dubai, UAE

2015 Iranian embassy in Israel, Julie K palace, Jerusalem, Israel (Curated by Hamabul collective)

2015 Inside-out Iran, Rich Mix gallery, London, England (Curated by Arts Canteen, Shaghayegh Cyrous and Roya Arab)

2015 Calligraffiti Ambassadors, Affenfaust gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2015 Iranian Urban Art, Graffik gallery, London, England (Curated by Shaghayegh Cyrous and Roya Arab)

2014 few scenes from paradise, Atbin gallery, Tehran, Iran (Curated by Shakiba Parvaresh)

 

Artist-residency:

2016 Art, social space and public discourse in Iran, Stanford university, Stanford, USA (Sep 22-Nov 17)

 

Panel discussion:

2016 “Artist talk”, Getting Up: The Politics Of Public Space, Jeff Chang, Art, social space and public discourse, Stanford, USA, November 3, 2016.

 

Selected Publications:

Abbas Maroufi, “Fereydun hatte drei söhne”, Gardoon verlag, Berlin, September 2016, Book cover

Nicholas Ganz,” Street messages”, Dokument Press, Sweden, April 15, 2015. 50.

 

Selected Bibliography:

Priscilla Frank, “12 streets artists transforming the walls of Iran”, The Huffington Post, December 12, 2015. 

Yara Boraie, “Walls of freedom: 6 middle-eastern street artist you need to know”, Elena magazine, August 5, 2015. 

Kira Harada-stone, “Exporting Iranian street art”, Majestic Disorder magazine, May 4, 2015. 

Mashaal Mir, “Iranian urban art exhibition debuts in London”, Muftah, April 1, 2015. 

Nastaran Yousefi, Interview and reportage, Keyhan of London, March 22, 2015.   

A. Xuan Mai Ardia, “4 Iranian street artists to know”, Art Radar Journal, January 16, 2015. 

Paul Gregoire,” spring won’t come with a bunch of flowers”, Powderzine magazine, November 14, 2014. 

Wayne Anthony, “Iranian calligraphic graffiti”, LSD magazine, October 7, 2014. 

Rustin Zarkar, “Making Graffiti an Iranian Art: The Works of Tehran-based Street Artist Ghalamdar”,  Ajam Media Collective, June 13,2014. 

Dario Sabaghi,” I Banksy Di Teheran”, The Post Internazionale, August 5, 2014. 

Rustin Zarkar,” Taking Back the Streets: Iranian Graffiti Artists Negotiating Public Space”, Ajam Media Collective, November 15, 2012.

 

Selected collections:

Fonation Behnam Bakhtiar private collection, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France.

The Jack London Improvement District public Collection, Oakland, USA.