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Education

Diploma from Visual Academy of Fine Arts
Tehran, Iran

BA, San Francisco State University,
San Francisco, Ca

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014

Cranium Devices, San Francisco, Ca

 

2013

Ruby Design, Mill Valley, Ca

 

2012
Represented by Westbrook’s Galleries at Art Santa Fe, International Fine Art Fair, Santa Fe, NM

 

2011
Represented by Westbrook’s Galleries at Art Santa Fe, International Fine Art Fair, Santa Fe, NM

Represented by Westbrook’s Galleries at Huston Fine Art Fair, Huston, TX

Represented by ABRA Gallery at San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, Ca

Represented by Westbrook’s Galleries at San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, Ca

 

2010 
Represented by ABRA Gallery at San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, Ca
Represented by Westbrook’s Galleries at San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, Ca

 

2009
“Paragon”
ABRA Art Gallery, Westlake, Ca

 

2008
“Existence”
Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, Ca

“Living in the Moment”
Lessa Johnson Gallery, Lafayette, Ca

 

2007

“Zen”
Sayhoun Art Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca

“Morning Has Broken”
Lessa Johnson Gallery, Lafayette, Ca

 

2006
“Resurrection”
Voshan Fine Art Gallery, Palo Alto, Ca

“Elevation”
Lessa Johnson Gallery, Lafayette, Ca

 

2005
“Negotiation”
Voshan Fine Art gallery, Palo Alto, Ca

 

2004
“Conventions”
Albany Art Gallery, Berkeley, Ca

“Magnitude”
Voshan Fine Art Gallery, Palo Alto, Ca

 

Group Exhibitions

2014

(N) Collages, Icehouse gallery, Petaluma, Ca

 

2013

Represented by Gallery Sam at Huston Fine Art fair, Huston, Texas

Art cube gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

 

2012

Misho Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

 

2010
Stillwell, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca

 

2009
ABRA Art Gallery

 

2007
“Silence”
Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, Ca

 

2005
Sayhoun Art Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca

 

2004
“Elegy”
Voshan Fine Art Gallery, Palo Alto, Ca

2004
I.M Chait Gallery in Association with James Goodman,
Beverly Hills, Ca
Found Raising for Palo Alto School District,
Palo Alto, Ca
I.M Chait Gallery in Association with James Goodman,
Beverly Hills, Ca

 

2003
Introduction to South, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art,
San Jose, Ca
Bahrum-B Gallery
Laguna Beach, Ca

 

2002
Red Ink Studios
Palo Alto, Ca
Anti Violence Seminar for youths
Irvine, Ca

 

2001
Orlando Art Gallery
Los Angeles, Ca

 

1997
Visual Academy of arts, Students Group Show
Tehran, Iran

 

1996
Visual Academy of arts, Students Group Show
Tehran, Iran

 

Awards

Martin Wang scholarship
First Place at the Drawing Competition
Otis College of Art and Design
Los Angeles, Ca

First Place at the Drawing Competition
Visual academy of art for  Students
Iran, Tehran

 

Publications

Zone Magazine, Summer Issue, London, 2013

Tosheh, Literature magazine, July 2011

Interview with Voice of America, February 2011

Artworks Magazine, summer of 2010

Kalw Radio Station, January 2008

Diablo Arts Magazine, January 2007

American Art Collectors Magazine, January 2007

Diablo Arts Magazine, January 2007

 

Collections

France, Berlin, Texas, Malaysia,
Adler Family, San Francisco
Federer Family, Zurich, Switzerland
Seyhoun Gallery Collection, Los Angeles, Ca, U.S.A
Brown Family’s Collection, Bristol, England
Zatizeff Family’s Collection, New York, U.S.A
Davidson Family’s Collection, Palo Alto, CA, U.S.A
Zsolney Family’s Collection, Budapest, Hungary & San Francisco
Dabiri’s Collection, Berlin, Germany
Iman Rezaie’s Collection, Berlin, Germany
James Family’s Collection, Redwood City, CA, U.S.A
Henderson Family’s Collection, Lafayette, CA, U.S.A