About

 

Azar Pajuhandeh, * 1982 in Tehran, Iran

lives and works in Berlin

 

 

 

 

Study

2015-16       Meisterschülerin by Dr. Johanna Schaffer und Bjoern Melhus, Art Academy Kassel, Germany

2010-2015       MFA in Fine Arts, Art Academy Kassel, Germany

2004       BA in Product Design, University of Arts, Tehran, Iran

2007-09       Painting in Atelier Saghar Pezeshkian, Tehran, Iran

 

 

Grants

2017, Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt, Berlin

2015, DAAD Grant for fnal project from Kassel University

2013, Study Grant from Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung

 

Exhibitions (selected)

upcoming: 07.06.2019, NOT SO A WHITE CUBE B⟷LA, LAGE EGAL, Berlin, Curated by Pierre Granoux & HK Zamani

2019,   a l l e s   i s t   g r ü n     zeitgenössische kunst zum thema natur, umwelt und nachhaltigkeit, kulturevent im areal der ehemaligen gärtnerei müller, Altstätten, Switzerland
2019, 24H BRL/LUB in A4, Ladno Pracownia, Lublin, Poland
2018, Re-set, tête, Berlin
2018, Works of Azar Pajuhandeh, Sonntag Berlin, Berlin
2017, Goldrausch 2017, Studio 1 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2017, Fit Frame to Content, Urlaub projects, Berlin
2017, Ortstermin 17 Kunstfestival/Protest, Mies van der Rohe Pavillon, Berlin
2016, Peace on paper second Biennale of Iran’s Contemporary Art, Isfahan Museum of Contemporary
Art, Isfahan
2016, Only Visitor Exhibition, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin
2015, Examen 15, Documenta Halle, Kassel
2014, Small Canvases, Aria Art Gallery, Tehran
2013, Reise zum großen Attraktor, Interim, Kassel
2012, Ante up, Bayer Kulturhaus, Leverkusen
2009 & 10,  Anonyme Zeichner, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2009, Negah, Aria Art Gallery, Tehran
2008, Painting group show, Iranian Artist Forum, Tehran

 

Social works

Since 2017       Social worker with female refugees/ families and coordinator of the project Women’s Café  in 4 refugee accommodations in Berlin
Since 2016       Freelancer community interpreter (Persian-German) in social works
2011-16       Volunteer working with refugees

 

Others
since 2014       Freelancer community interpreter in tourism
2007-2010       Freelancer Animation Drawer