Kimia Rahgozar

Born in Tehran

BSc. Electronic Engineering, Azad University, Tehran, Iran

Member of National Iranian Photographer’s Society NIPS

Member of Iranian Advertising and Industrial photographers Association(IRANAIPA)

Member of Penumbra Foundation | Center for Alternative Photography

Solo Exhibition:

2019, NEGATIVE , Etemad Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2019, PHOTOSOPHY, IED/Florence – Italy

2015, PHOTOSOPHY, Bronx Documentary Center, New York, USA, (Sponsored by FUJIFILM & FOTOCARE NYC )      

2013, PASSERBY, Etemad Art Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2011, (Photosophy), a performance curated by Jose P Vargas, Etemad Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2011, (You), Mekic Art Gallery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2010, (Labyrimth), Etemad Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2008, (Aadam), Iranian Art Museum Garden, Tehran, Iran

2006, (Important?), Nikol Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2004, (People), 7Samar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2000, (30 days in Switzerland), Contemporary Art Museum, Tehran, (for the Cultural week of Iran and Switzerland)

1998, (Istanbul from the view of an Iranian woman photographer), Pimapen Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

1997, 7Samar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

1996, (Persepolis), Greek cultural center, Tehran, Iran

1993, Keyhan Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

Group Exhibition:

2019, TRAVEL TO THE MORNING – third annual in memory of Abbas Kiarostami – e1 gallery – Tehran Iran

2018, THE TREE – second annual in memory of Abbas Kiarostami – e1 gallery – Tehran Iran

2018, Summer Photo Sale, MOJDEH Art Gallery, curated by Babak Haghi

2017, participated at 6th 10 Days With Photographers Summit, Tehran – Iran

2016/2017, 26 PHOTOGRAFCI, Cermodern Museum, Ankara – Turkey

2016, 26 PHOTOGRAPHERS, Shirin Art Gallery, Tehran – Iran

2013, TEHRAN I LOVE YOU, Urban Art House presents at Sabz Gallery, Curated by Namdar Shirazian, Tehran, IRAN

2013, New York Affordable Art Fair, New York, US 2012, (Final Encore) Curated by Sogol Kashani & Joubin Mireskandari, Sponsored by Azad Art Gallery, Tehran, IRAN,

2012, (6 Weeks With IRANIAN Art), Queen Gallery, Toronto, CANADA

2012, (Train To Tehran) Curated by Janet Rady, UK IRANIAN Film Festival, Holland Park Opera-Kensington, London, UK

2012, Representation and reality, SHIRIN art gallery, Tehran Iran

2012, Iran Contemporary curated by Vida Heydari, 1X1 art gallery, Dubai UAE

2011, (IRMA 6:00 AM), Igreg Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2011, (Land and Figure), Contact Photography Festival, Artagallery, Toronto, Canada

2010, (Altered States of Reality), Exhibition of Analog and Digital Fine Art Photography, Agora Gallery, New York, USA,

2010, The fourth professional Photo Exhibition of the Iranian Advertising & Industrial Photographers Assosiation (IRAN.AIPA), Emam Ali Museum, Tehran, Iran

2009, (Black & White), Art Center Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2008, (30 Years of Solitude), Asia House, London, England

2007, (30 years of Solitude), New Hall Art Collection, University of Cambridge, England

2005, (CAPA) Exhibition, 7Samar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2005, Nikol Art Gallery, for the Anniversary of Nikol Art Gallery

2002, Moglis Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE 1998, The Seventh Iranian photo Biennial, The contemporary Art Museum, Tehran, Iran

1996, The Sixth Iranian photo Biennial, Niavaran Cultural Center.Tehran, Iran

1995, FIRST SHOW, Keyhan Gallery, Tehran, Iran

Artist talks & Workshops:

IED/Florence – Italy, May 2019

(PHOTOSOPHY), FotoCare, New York, Jun 2013

(PHOTOSOPHY), Boston College, Fine Arts Department. Boston, April 2013

NYCAMS, New York, Feb 2011