Gohar Dashti
Gallery Artist

GOHAR DASHTI

 

 

Born in 1980, Ahvaz, Iran

Works and lives in Tehran, Iran

 

Education

2005 M.A. in Photography, Art University of Tehran, Iran

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2016 “GOHAR DASHTI, Selected works”, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, Florida (USA)

2016 “Limbo”, Officine Dell’Immagine Gallery, Milan (IT)

2016 “Stateless”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)

2015 “Gohar Dashti 2015”, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2014 “IRAN, Untitled”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)

2014 “Volcano and Me, She and the others”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)

2013 “Inside Out”, Officine Dell’Immagine Gallery, Milan (IT)

2012 “Volcano”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2011 “Slow Decay”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2010 “Me, She and the others”, Centre d’art Passerelle, Brest (FR)

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2017 “Gohar Dashti, Photos 2017”, Solo exhibition at Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)

2017 “She Who Tells a Story”, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington (USA)

2017 “She Who Tells a Story”, Canadian War Museum, Ottawa (CA)

2017 “Performance of Identity”, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Ballarat (AU)

2017 “16th DongGang International Photo Festival”, DongGang Museum of Photography, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea

2017 “Time is Out of Joint”, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome, Italy

2017 “Iran: Year 38”, Les Rencontres d’Arle festival, Arles, France

2017 “We Shout and Shout, but No One Listens: Art from conflict zones”, Center for Art on Migration Politics (CAMP), Copenhagen (DK)

2017 “Prelude to a Landscape”, Carlos Carvalho Gallery, Lisbon (PT)

2017 “Waste Lands”, San Telmo Museum, San Sebastian (ES)

2017 “Transition”, Chobi Mela IX Photography Festival, Dhaka (BD)

2016 “She Who Tells a Story”, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C. (USA)

2016 “Waste Lands”, Es Baluard Museum, Palma de Mallorca (ES)

2016 “Miradas Paralelas”, Conde Duque Cultural Center, Madrid (ES)

2015 “A History of Photography: Series and Sequences”, Victoria and Albert Museum, London (UK)

2015 “She Who Tells a Story”, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (USA)

2015 “SELF: Portraits of Artists in their Absence”, National Academy Museum, NYC (USA)

2015 “2nd Beijing Photo Biennial, Unfamiliar Asia”, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing (CH)

2015 “She Who Tells a Story”, Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, California (USA)

2015 “The War Which is Coming is Not the First One. Great War 1914-2014”, Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MART), Rovereto (IT)

2015 “Burnt Generation”, The Military Museums, Calgary (CA)

2015 “Cherchez l’erreur”, The Institut des Cultures d’islam, Paris (FR)

2015 “Iran”, Australian Center for Photography, Sydney (AU)

2015 “2ed Beijing Photo Biennial, Unfamiliar Asia”, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing (CH)

2014 “Post Portrait”, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose (USA)

2014 “The Disasters of War 1800-2014”, Louvre-Lens Museum, Lens (FR)

2014 “Holding Cohesion”, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere (FI)

2014 “Burnt Generation”, Somerset House, London (UK)

2014 “The Other and Me”, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah (UAE)

2014 “Voice of Tacitness”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong (HK)

2014 “The Body as the Archive”, Centre Photographique d’lle de France (CPIF), Pontault Combault (FR)

2014 “Foto Istanbul”, Public Space, Istanbul (TR)

2013 “By Iranian Contemporary Photographers”, Mellat Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2013 “Everyday Life: 2013 Asian Art Biennial”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (TW)

2013 “She Who Tells a Story”, Museum of Fine Art, Boston (USA)

2013 “All You Need Is LOVE”, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (JP)

2013 “Echoes: Islamic Art and Contemporary Artists”, Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (USA)

2013 “About Face: Contemporary Portraiture”, Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (USA)

2013 “SubTehran: Subjective Truth from Iran”, Center of Contemporary art, Tbilisi (GE)

2013 “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind”, A selection from the 4th Fotofestival, Fotogalleriet, Oslo (NO)

2012 “History is mine!” Le Printemps de Septembre à Toulouse, Toulouse (FR)

2012 “Festival Images”, Vevey (CH)

2012 “Tbilisi Photo Festival”, Leonidze Literature Museum, Tbilisi (GE)

2012 “Ce n’est pas du sang, c’est du rouge”, White Project Gallery, Paris (FR)

2012 “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind”, A selection from the 4th Fotofestival, Grimmuseum, Berlin (DE)

2012 “The Elephant in the Dark”, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon (IN)

2011“Pulso Iraniano”, Oi Futuro Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro (BR)

2011 4th Fotofestival “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind”, Zephyr der Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim (DE)

2011 “Landscape, Revolution, People”, Queen Gallery, Toronto (CA)

2011 “Inauguration”, White Project Gallery, Paris (FR)

2011 “Staging Identity”, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Zurich (CH)

2010 “Freitag und Robinson”, Skulpturenpark Berlin_Zentrum, Berlin (DE)

2010 “Recent self-portraits”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2010 “Southern”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2009 “Le Biennale des Images du Monde Photoquai“, Musee du Quai Branly, Paris (FR)

2008 “The Inward eye”, Contemporary art museum, Tehran, Iran

2007 “Made in Teheran”, Cicero Gallery, Berlin (DE)

2006 “10th International Photo Biennale”, Saba Cultural and Artistic Institute, Tehran, Iran

2006 “Family Albums”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

Awards and Fellowships

 

2011 Visiting Arts (1mile² project), Bradford / London (UK)

2009-2011 DAAD award, Berlin (DE)

2008 International Arts & Artists (Art Bridge), Washington D.C. (USA)

 

Collections

 

Victoria and Albert Museum, London (UK)

Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (JP)

Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), Boston (USA)

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (KSUSA)

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. (USA)

Kadist Art Foundation, Paris (FR)

Stanford University, California (USA)

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Getty Research Center, Los Angeles (USA)

Harvard University (Aga Khan Program), Cambridge (USA)

New York University, Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon (IN)

 

Books and Catalogues

 

2015 “Protocollum 2015/16”, Published by Dickersbach Kunstverlag, Berlin (DE)

2015 “Gohar Dashti 2005-2015 (Monographs)”, Published by Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2014 “Les Desastres de la Guerre 1800-2014”, Published by Louvre-Lens Museum, Lens (FR)

2014 “Contemporary Iranian Art: New Perspectives”, Published by Saqi books, London (UK)

2013 “Gohar Dashti (Monographs)”, Published by Vanillaedizioni, Milan (IT)

2013 “Everyday Life: 2013 Asian Art Biennial”, Published by National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (TW)

2013 “She Who Tells a Story; Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World”, MFA Publications, Boston (USA)

2013 “LOVE”, Published by Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (JP)

2012 “The Elephant in the Dark”, Published by Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi (IN)

2012 “TRUNK Volume Two: BLOOD”, Published by Boccalatte Pty Ltd, Sydney (AU)

2011 “La photography Iranienne”, Published by Editions Loco, Paris (FR)

2011 “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter”, Published by Kehrer, Berlin (DE)

2009 “Photoquai”, Published by Actes Sud, Paris (FR)

2008 “Iranian photography now”, Published by Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostifildern (DE)

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