CV

Selected Solo Shows:

 

2021:
The Mansion of Strathmore, Maryland, March to May 2021

 

2019:

IACC Community Center (Iranian-American Community Center), Northern VA July 2019


2018:
2018 (September)  Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert hall and ARt Center, Alexandria, 

 

2018 (May) Artist’s Proof Gallery, Washington DC

 

2017:
 

2017 (July) Gallery B, Bethesda Urban Partnership, Maryland
 

2017 (May) Artist's Proof Gallery, Washington DC

  
2015:
 

2015 Hill Center, Washington DC

 

2013:
 

2013 Exhibit 9 Potomac, Maryland

 

2013 AITV Gallery, Virginia

 

2003:
 

2003 Mitre Corporation, Virginia


2003 US Geological Survey Headquarters (solo show), Virginia

 

Selected Group Shows:

2020: Washington DC Commission on the Art and Humanities, Dec 2020 

 

2020: Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA Sept to Oct 2020

 

2019: Artist’s Proof, Washington DC

 

2018 La Bodega Gallery, Brooklyn New York

 

2018 (Jan) Artist's Proof Gallery, Washington DC

 

2017 (Oct) McLean Projects for the Arts (ArtFest), Virginia


2017 (Jan) Strathmore Mansion, Maryland

2016 (Dec) Art Basel, Scope Miami, with Arteponte Gallery (NY& Basel)


2016 (Oct) McLean Projects for the Arts (ArtFest), Virginia

 

2016 the University of Maryland, (ISWF show), Maryland


2016 NYArtExpo, New York


2015 Art Basel (Spectrum), Miami


2015 The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education, Virginia


2015 Artist's Proof Gallery, Washington DC


2014 Artist's Proof Gallery, Washington DC


2014 McLean Projects for the Arts (ArtFest), Virginia


2014 George Washington University, Washington DC


2014 Linus Gallery, Los Angeles


2013 Exquisite Collective, Argentina


2012 Illustrator Club, Washington DC


2011 Illustrator Club, Washington DC


2004 Gallery 505, Washington DC


1999 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC


 

Awards and Acquisitions
 

* 2020 DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities fine art collection, 

   acquisition through the Art Bank program

* Collection of Department of Transportation through DCAH Art Bank 

* 2019 DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities fine art collection, 

   acquisition through the Art Bank program 

* DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Art Bank program, finalist years: 

   2015, 2016, 2018

*  Acquisition of US Department of Public Works,

* Acquisition of Councilmember Brooke Pinto, 

* DC Commission on Art and Humanities Art BankCollection 

* The law firm of Wiley Rein LLP, Washington DC

* Global Art Awards finalist 2017 and 2018, organized by Middle East Art  

   Collector Association (MACA) and the Wall Street Journal in Dubai 

* Honorable mention, Hermes Creative Awards, 2015 

* Bronze Spotlight award. LACP (League of American Communications Professionals)

 

Residencies

 

Sept 2019:  Buniho Creative Hub, Messejana, Portugal

June 2020: TIcopac, Mexico

 

Workshops & presentations
* Smithsonian Asian Art, The Freer and Sackler Galleries,  March 2021
* University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley, September 2020

* US Botanic Garden Washington DC 2020

* US Botanic Garden, Washington DC 2019, 2020

*  Messejana, Portugal 2019

*  Speaking “Co-Creating Art with Nature” at George Washington University, Nov 2019

 

Press:

Elan Magazine: May 2021

Posh Seven- Loudoun County_ Oct 2020

NowRouz Journal ( Sacred Geometry and Talismans

Vasari 21

Voice of America 2017 

Athomic DC

Washington Post 2017

Education:

BS in Biology (Botany), Tehran University


Certified programs, Corcoran School of Art, Washington DC