زهرا درویشیان

Academic Background:

· Emily Carr, Photo-based Printmaking, 2011

· Capilano University, Film Centre, Motion Picture Production, 2010

· University of Arts, Tehran, Iran, MA in Photography, 2007

· University of Applied Science, Tehran, Iran, Associate Degree in Multimedia, 2005

· University of Alam-e-Tabatabaiee, Tehran, Iran, BA in Translation of English Language, 2001

Solo exhibitions:

Restricted District, Photoblage & Video Art, Atashzad Gallery, Tehran, Iran, July 2010

· Id’s Requiem, Photo, University of Arts, Tehran, Iran, Sep.2008

·Once more, Dreams, Photo, Sarv Gallery, Tehran, Iran, Jul.2008

· I’m glued to my fantasy, Photo & Video, Atashzad Gallery, Tehran, Iran, Feb.2008

Tolerate all these! Painting & installation, Servat Gallery, Tehran, Iran, Oct.2007

Group exhibitions:

Resticted District, NY Video Festival, Dec.2012

Confession, Toronto Subways, Jun.2012

Can’t breathe properly, International Video art Festival, Naples, Italy, Mar. 2012

Death, thisgreatsociety, Vancouver, Canada, Sep. 2011

We chew our own flesh, Art Centre, Toronto, Canada, Jul. 2011

Sleep, on thisgreatsociety.com magazine, Vancouver, BC, Apr. 2011

Pictures of the Year, the house of artists, Tehran, Iran, Mar.2011

the Alley, the house of artists, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 2010

·My Canada, My Home, My World, 2nd Annual Behind the Lens Photo Exhibition, owner of the 2nd award, Vancouver, CANADA, Jan. 2009

the Yard of the House, the Blue Gallery of Niavaran Palace, Tehran, Iran, Apr.2008

World of Islam, Saba Gallery, Tehran, Iran, Feb.2008

Family, Janbozorgy Amphitheatre of the University of Arts, Tehran, Iran, Jan.2008

the ceremony of photography, Janbozorgy Amphitheatre of the University of Artss, Tehran, Iran, Nov.2007

the Kitchen, Blue Gallery of Niavaran Palace, Tehran, Iran, Mar.2006

Publications:

· Varices, Mind Motor Publication, 2012

·Farvardin & I, Noghte Publiction, Dec.2007

·Surviving Breathlessly, Noghte Publication, Nov.2006

·White Blanket, Noghte Publication, Mar.2005