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  • Maryam Farhang

    (b.1983, Tehran, Iran) She is a painter and poet based in Tehran, Iran. She is also a photographer and video maker. She received her M.F.A from arts department of University of Science and Culture in Tehran, Iran. She is interested in interacting with other artists through different mediums.
    She curated virtual and physical exhibition Encounter for cultural exchange between Austrian and Iranian artists with the support of Austrian Cultural Forum Tehran in Soo Contemporary on 8 of March 2021. She has had several group exhibitions and festivals, among which the most noteworthy would be her attendance in Meridian International Center cultural event named Whishes and Dreams: Iran’s New Generation Emerges which was inaugurated in Washington D.C and held for 2 years in different states of the USA from 2008 to 2010.
    She has had her solo exhibition in 2018 in Tehran, Iran with the title of The Silent Narrative of Things, and in 2019 in Primmersdorf, Austria with the title of Love. In 2020, her book Me and the Persimmon Tree with 45 paintings and poems from her Home series was published in Austria by Verlag Bibliothek der Provinz, edited by Michael Pilz. In 2021, in Vienna, Austria, her poems were read in Farsi and German and her paintings were installed for one month in Aktionsradius Wien. She is a winner of the Styria Artist in Residence Scholarship in Graz 2021. The main concept of her works focuses mostly on Femininity and her role as a woman and human in her life and society.

    Artist Cv:

    Maryam Farhang
    b. 1983 Born in Tehran, Iran
    Lives and works in Tehran, Iran

    Education
    2015. MFA, painting, Elmo Farhang University
    2009. BFA, Painting, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
    2021. Das Land Steiermark, Styria-artist-in-Residence- Scholarship

    Publication
    2020. “Me and the Persimmon Tree”. Book with 41 Paintings and poems from the series Home
    Published by Verlag der Provinz, Richard Pils, Großwolfgers, Austria.

    Solo Exhibitions
    2019. “Catch and the Stuck”. Etching Aquatint and painting, Graphikwerkstatt Neunteufel Kreilinger. Primmersdorf, Austria.
    2018. “The Silent Narrative of Things”. installation painting and video Dastan outside Gallery, Tehran, Iran.

    Group exhibitions
    2020. “resemblance”. soo contemporary, Tehran, Iran.
    2018. “This Inflated Era”.  Dena Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
    2011.  “Leading Young People”. Pardis e Mellat Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
    2010. “Door”. Rahe Abrisham Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
    2008. “2005 Wishes and Images”. Mobile Exhibition for International Cultural Exchange, Washington D.C, USA.
    2005. “Honar e Javan”. Festival, Contemporary art museum, Tehran, Iran.
    2005. “Still life”. Mah e Mehr Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
    2003. “Faber Castell Festival”. Farhang saraye Niavaran Gallery, Tehran, Iran.