Exhibitions

2017      Sled Island, The Legion #1, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2017      Grad Show, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2017      Media Arts Show, Main Mall, Alberta College of Art and Design, Alberta, Canada

2017      The Reparative Impulse, Luke Lindoe Library, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2017      Eastern Carpet in The Western World Revisited, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2016     Inter-Dis-Re-Sub, Room 371, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2016     Flat is a Time Circus, Render Room, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2016   Sculpture Show, Ivan Gallery / Closet Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2016    The Tenth Annual Horse Show, Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 

2016    Secret Shopper, Render Room / In Between Gallery / Closet Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 

2015    UI, Render Room / Cage Gallery / In Between Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    OVERDRIVE, Render Room / Cage Gallery / In Between Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    CROSSOVER, Main Mall, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    WEILL AND GLASS: VOICES OF THE DAMNED, Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, AB, Canada

2015 1-800 HAPPENING, Main Mall / Cafeteria, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    MINDSET, Cage Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    ACAD Film Festival, Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2015   Horse Show, Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    Tapeworm, Gallery 371, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2015    Noise, CJSW Radio Station, Calgary, Canada

2013   First Year Show, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2012   Block Zone, American University in Dubai, Dubai, UAE

2011    Sarzamin, Abo Atash Park, Tehran, Iran

CURATORIAL

2017    Internship, Esker Foundation, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2016   Making Sense(s), Render Room, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 

2016   Out of Place, Render Room, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 

2016   Deleting in Its Most Continuous Phase, Closet Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 

2016   Mimic Show, Gallery 371, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

RESEARCH

2016    Order 81, Wafaa Bilal and Sahar Te, New York, USA and Calgary, CA

2016    Ghulamz, Wafaa Bilal and Sahar Te, New York, USA and Calgary, CA

AWARDS/ SCHOLARSHIPS

2017     Ignac & Karla Herskovic Memorial Grad Show Prize

2017    Board of Governors Award, Alberta College of Art and Design, Canada

2017    BMO Art Award Nominee, Canada

2016   Louise McKinney, Alberta College of Art and Design, Canada

2016   Alberta College of Art and Design president honors, Canada

2011   Best Student Photograph | Iranian Student Photography Festival, Tehran, Iran

EDUCATION

2017-2019   Master of Fine Arts (Visual Studies), University of Toronto

2013-2017   Bachelor of Fine Arts (Media Arts) with distinction, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2012-2013   Bachelor of Fine Arts (Digital Media), American University in Dubai, Dubai, UAE

2009-2011   Bachelor of Science (Agriculture Economics), University of Allameh Tabatabaei, Tehran, Iran