Oct 2012 - Present (8 years 7 months)
Basically responsible for everything from sales to administration, newsletters,
catalogues, invites, making calls and receiving them to and from collectors, liaising
with artists and the gallery director, shipping, translating etc.
The gallery specializes in Iranian contemporary Art and is focused on promoting
emerging and established artists .
Researcher & Multi disciplinary Artist
1998 - Present (23 years)
I have been working as a freelance Painter and my art has been a reflection
of my path of self-discovery also worked as artist in residence at the ORYX Foundation/ AB Gallery in Luzern, Switzerland from Feb-April 2014 and KUNSTLERHAUS FRISE Artist in Residence program in Hamburg April-May 2014.
From January 2014 started working as co-producer & singer/songwriter in the underground music band Overcoming Paranoid. www.overparanoid.com
Also did an artist in residence program at Bon-Gah (Keresht Space) in Tehran, Iran from May –August 2015 working on an experimental project series of paintings on glass.
Collaboration of Brighton Photo Biennial and Aim Higher
working for the university of Brighton with students from age 12-16 and their teachers to help create and organize photographic artwork for the Brighton Photo Biennial.
Arts & Language Educator
Sep 2015 - Aug 2016 (11 months)
Worked as researcher and facilitator
Assistant Set Designer
Jan 2015 - Feb 2015 (1 month)
Worked on the Iranian cinematic production “When it was raining” as assistant Art director to Malak Djahan Khazaie
Janet Rady Fine Art
Nov 2010 - Jan 2011 (2 months)
I worked as an assistant to the owner the Gallery specializes in Middle Eastern contemporary art. I liaised with customers and artists and helped with the PR and administrative responsibilities.
Film/Documentary Translator & Typist
Dec 2006 - Feb 2007 (2 months)
I translated films from English to Farsi and typed the subtitles. Face to face Interpreter- Farsi/ English Language Empire
Rasneh-e-Fard Animation Company
Apr 2003 - Oct 2003 (6 months)