Nafiseh Fathollahzadeh
1988, Tabriz, Iran

Education

2015 -2018
MA Photography Studies and Practice, Folkwang University of arts, Essen, Germany
2006 – 2011
BA Visual Communication, Al-Zahra University, Tehran, Iran.
2003 -2005
Diploma in Graphic Design, Kowsar Fine Art High School, Tabriz, Iran.

Awards/Grants

2019
DGPH ( Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fotografie ) Education prize for „Momentography of a failure„ project
2018
Project funding, European center for creative economy.
2017
Project funding, Kulturbüro Essen.
2015
DAAD Study Scholarships in the Fields of Fine Art.
2009
First prize, Poster Design, Fadjr International Visual Arts Festival, Tehran, Iran.
2009
3rd Prize, Poster Design, Human Body as a Culture of City Festival, Tehran, Iran.

Solo Exhibitions

2018 > STUDIO: an urbane mise en scène, Gublia gallery, Essen, Germany

Selected Exhibitions

2019 >„Eye-land”, wannseeforum, Berlin.
2018 >„Ex_Changing Perceptions – Art for Change“, Quergalerie, Berlin.
2017 > React.Neueheimat, Zeche Zollverein Essen, Lehmbruck Museum Duisburg, Husemannplatz Bochum, Depot Dortmund.
2017> „An diesem Ort, die Ungewissheit bestimmt den Aufenthalt“, SANAA – Gebäude, Essen.
2017> „Zwischenhalt“, Folkwang Museum, Essen
2017> „Anwesend“, Folkwang Museum, Essen
2014>„Invitation to Waltz“, Group Photo Exhibition, Silk Road Gallery,Tehran, Iran.
2014> Image of the Year Photo Festival, Artist’s Hous, Tehran, Iran.
2013> Iranian Contemporary Photography, Ahwaz Contemporary Art Museum, Ahwaz, Iran.
2012> Morning, Moon, Night – Solo Photography Exhibition, Sarv Gallery, Tabriz.
2009> Fadjr International Visual Arts Festival, Iranian Academy of Arts, Tehran, Iran.