Shahram Karimi Born 1957 in Shiraz, Iran Lives and has worked since 1988 in Germany and New York, USA SOLO EXHIBITIONS: 2021 Auction House Tehran, Iran 2020 Phillip auction London UK 2020 Auction House Dorotheum, Austria 2020 Self- reflection.New York, USA 2020 Auction House Tehran, Iran 2019 I lost myself somewhere, Gallery Etemad Tehran, Iran 2019 PINK Dreams in a Land with no Name, Gallery Elga Wimmer New York, USA 2019 Auction House Tehran, Iran 2017 The Garden is My Skin, Kunsthaus Troisdorf, Germany 2016 The Cold Earth Sleeps Below (in Collaboration with Shoja Azari), Leila Heller Gallery, New York, USA 2015 Remembrance , Gallery Syra, Washington D.C., USA 2015 Longing for Myself, Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Germany 2015 Open the Door, Kunsthaus Troisdorf, Germany 2014 The Rose Garden of Remembrance, Mah Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran 2013 Magic of Light, Mana Contemporary, Jersey city, NJ USA 2011 The Rose Garden of Remembrance, Leila Hella Gallery, New York, USA 2010 Museum Siegburg, Germany 2008 Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Cologne, Germany 2008 Gallery Leo Castelli, New York, USA 2006 Gallery II Gabbiano, Rome, Italy 2006 Art Basel Galerie Marco Noire, San Sebastiano / Turin, Italy 2005 Kölner Stadt Anzeiger, Cologne, Germany 2004 Studio Shirin Neshat in New York, USA 2001 Pumpwerk, Siegburg, Germany 1998 Museum Siegburg, Germany 1987 Gallery Taehr, Shiraz, Iran 1981/86 Gallery Wesal, Shiraz, Iran GROUP EXHIBITIONS: 2018 Azad Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran 2018 The World is My Home, ADVOCARTSY, LA. USA 2018 Art Cologne, Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Cologne, Germany 2016 Art Cologne, Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Cologne, Germany 2015 Abu Dhabi Art, Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Cologne, Germany 2014 Look at Me, Leila Heller Gallery, New York, USA 2014 Art Fair Dubai, UAE 2012 The Elephant in the Dark, Devi Art Foundation, India 2012 Magic of Persia, Dubai, UAE 2011 The Mask & The Mirror, curated by Shirin Neshat, Leila Heller Gallery Art Dubai, Brigitte Schenk Gallery 2011 Art Cologne, Brigitte Schenk Gallery, Germany 2010 Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE 2010 Art Cologne, Germany 2009 Chelsea Art Museum, New York, USA 2009 Art Cologne, Germany 2009 Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE 2008 Art Paris, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2009 Gallery Taginia, New York, USA 2009 Art Fair Miami, USA 2009 Art Fair Bologna, Italy 2007 Art Fair Bologna, Italy 2006 Museum Las Palma (CAAM), Spain 2006 ART20 The International Art Fair New York, USA 2003 "Poetic Justice", the 8th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey 2003 Gallery of Contemporary Arts in Pancevo, Yugoslavia 2001 Grosse Kunstausstellung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany 2001 Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Germany 2000 "25 Years of Separation", Iranian Cultural Center, Los Angeles, USA 2000 Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Germany 1997 Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Germany 1994 Kunstforum Bonn, Germany 1979 Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran 1976 Gallery Takhte Jamshid, Tehran, Iran FILM PRODUCTIONS: Shahram Karimi has collaborated with the visual artist/filmmaker, Shirin Neshat as the key production designer for the following films: 2012 "Desert Dancer" Richard Raymond 2010 “To Be and Not To Be” Filmmaker Nederland/Frank Schaffer 2008 "The White Meadow" Iran/Mohammad Rasoulof 2007 "Women Without Men" 2003 05 Feature length film "Women Without Men", shot in Morocco 2003 “The Last Word”, Shot in New York 2002 04 “Logic of the Birds”, a multi---media performance, USA and European tour 2002 “Tooba”, Shot in Mexico 2001 “Passage", "Possessed", "Pulse", Shot in Morocco, Film “K” in the US 2000 “Fervor", shot in Morocco 1999 "Soliloquy", shot in Turkey 1999 "Under the Sun" Pasoulini film production, shot in Egypt Shahram Karimi has also been the production designer for American filmmaker Shoja Azari in several of his productions, including his feature length film "K" (2002) and "Windows" (2006) AWARDS: 2009 Golden Lion for Women without Men 2009 Special Jury Prize Award Dubai Film Festival 2009 The White Meadows, Mohammad Rasoulof 1997 First Prize “Art Price” Rhein---Siege V, Germany