BEHROUZ ZINDASHTI

Born in Behrouz Zindashti BioSalmas, Iran in 1978

Lives and works in Tehran, Iran

Educational Background:

MA in Handicrafts, Tehran Art University, 2008

BA in Handicrafts, Kashan University, 2006

Teaching Experience:

Former Academic Staff, Islamic Arts University, Tabriz, Iran

Lecturer at Tehran Art University, Tehran Applied & Professional University, Tehran Soureh Non-profit University, Tehran Applied Science University

Solo Exhibitions:

Painting Calligraphy Exhibition, Shirin Gallery, Tehran, Winter 2014

Painting Calligraphy Exhibition, Shirin Gallery, Tehran, Winter 2013

Calligraphy Exhibition, Kashan University, Fall 2003

Calligraphy Exhibition, Salmas City in cooperation with the Ministry of Islamic Culture & Guidance, Summer 2003

Calligraphy Exhibition, Kashan University, Spring 2003

Group Exhibitions:

Exhibition of “Iranian art” ,The National Museum of Oriental Art ,Rome, Italy, Spring 2015

Painting Calligraphy Art Show, sarban Gallery, Tehran, Winter 2015

The 7th fadjr international festival of visual art, Tehran, Winter 2015

London  Art Fair, Winter 2014

Exhibition of “words unveiled”, Grand Center, Geneva, Swiss, Fall 2012

Vienna Art Fair, Austria, Fall 2012

Painting Calligraphy Art Show, Shirin Gallery, Tehran, Summer 2012

Painting Calligraphy Art Show, Kasha Hilbrand Art Gallery, Zurich, Swiss, Spring 2012

Dubai’s Art fair Kashya’s gallery, Hildbrand, Dubai, Spring 2012

Alternative Calligraphy Art Show, Homa Gallery, Tehran, Fall 2011

Collections:

Islamic Art Museum, Malaysia

Art Diplomas & Certificates:

Jury member in Provincial Cultural-artistic University Students Competitions, Tehran, Spring 2011

Jury member in the 1st cultural-artistic Carpet Festival of University Students, Tehran, Winter 2008

Honorary Diploma for the first stand in the 5th National Baghe Besmellah (Garden of God’s Names) Festival, Tehran, 2006

National Honorary Grant in the 5th National Baghe Besmellah (Garden of God’s Names) Festival in Graphic & calligraphy section, Tehran Art Organization, 2006

National Honorary Grant in the 1st Saghalein Art Festival in Calligraphy section, Ferdowsi University, Mashad, 2004

National Honorary Regional 2nd Grant in the 1st Saghalein Art Festival in Calligraphy Section, Arak University, 2004

National Honorary Grant in Khorram-Shahr freedom Anniversary in Calligraphy Section, Khorram-Shahr University, 2004

Distinguished Calligrapher of Iran Calligraphers’ Association, 2002

Published Articles:

“An Overview on Current Schools of Thought in Nasta’ligh Calligraphy”, published in Monthly Journal of Ketabe Mahe Honar, Number 152, Spring 2011

“Painting -Calligraphy, a Dynamic Original School of Thought in Iran’s Contemporary Art”, published in Monthly Journal of Ketabe Mahe Honar, Number 135, Fall 2009