Selected Exhibitions

2018      Stalking the Blue Eyed Scallop, Little Sister Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada

2018      Common Aliens: Whispers That Got Away, SBC Gallery, Montreal, QC, Canada

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

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

2011    Sarzamin, Abo Atash Park, Tehran, Iran

CURATORIAL

2018    Made in Tehran, multi-platform, Iran

2018    Internship, Ab-Anbar, Tehran, Iran

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

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

2018   Board of Directors, Trinity Square Video, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2018   Images Festival, curator, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2017   University of Toronto, teaching assistant, Ontario, Canada

2017   Esker Foundation, internship, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2016   Fluid Festival, volunteer coordinator, Alberta, Canada

EDUCATION

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

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

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

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