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About Nafiseh Emran

Nafiseh Emran was born in 1986 in Iran. She is a regular member of the Iranian Painters Association. The concept of most of her artworks is human combined with the power of fantasy which portrays characters each has various visible and hidden inner layers that absorbs the audience in their fancy stories. In her recent works, she includes colors, reality, fantasy and other various different images into her work to create a glorious impressive show using the combination of contradictory characters within her works.
Holding three solo exhibitions and more than twenty exhibitions in and outside of Iran is a part of her resume till 2018.
Nafiseh Emran achieved the first prize in the 3rd Damonfar Festival of young Contemporary Iranian Artists, and was a jury member of the first International Festival of Painting for Pediatric Patients. She currently resides in Tehran and works in her private studio.

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Nafiseh Emran Resume

Nafiseh Emran 
1986, Iran
M.A IN Painting, Sooreh University, Tehran, Iran
Lecturer at Sooreh University
Permanent Member of the Iranian Painters’ Association

Solo Exhibition:

Group Exhibitions:

  • 2017, Fereshteh Gallery, Annual group Exhibition, Tehran, Iran
  • 2015, Niavaran Cultural Center, “Breakable”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2014, Shirin Gallery, ”Jahan Pahlevan”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2014, Group Exhibition for 10 Anniversary of Mop, Sculamit Gallery, LA, USA
  • 2013, Aun Gallery, ”Aun 92”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2013, Shirin Gallery, ”The eraser”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2013, The second painting & sculpture, Annual Exhibition of Iranian Artist forum, Tehran, Iran
  • 2012, the first painting &sculpture, Annual Exhibition of Iranian Artist forum, Tehran, Iran
  • 2012, Shirin Gallery, ”The Game”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2012, Aun Gallery, ”Lightness”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2012, cooperation Azad Art Gallery and Takesh Gallery, charity, Tehran, Iran
  • 2011, Mellat Gallery, The second Exhibition of works by leading youth, Tehran, Iran
  • 2011, Unified in Diversity, Total Arts Gallery, Dubai, UAE
  • 2011, Shirin Art Gallery, ”DOLL”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2010, Shirin Art Gallery, 5th Anniversary of Shirin Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
  • 2010, Mohsen Gallery, ”the window” illustration & drawing Exhibition, Tehran, Iran
  • 2010, Mohsen Gallery, ”The Cinema”, Tehran, Iran
  • 2009, Homa Art Gallery, the New Generation of Iranian Contemporary Artists, Tehran, Iran
  • 2007, Mellat Gallery, Handprint Exhibition, Tehran, Iran

2010, Mellat Gallery 1St Winner of Damonfar’s Festival of young Contemporary Iranian Artists

First International Festival of Pediatric Patients’ Paintings, Tehran, Iran