Shirazeh Houshiary

(Iranian, b. 1955)

Shirazeh Houshiary

"Breath II Installation at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Battery Park, NY, 2004

chasm by shirazeh houshiary

Shirazeh Houshiary

Chasm, 2012

dark senses by shirazeh houshiary

Shirazeh Houshiary

Dark Senses, 2012

installation view by shirazeh houshiary

Shirazeh Houshiary

Installation view, 2010

swell by shirazeh houshiary

Shirazeh Houshiary

Swell, 2012

untitled by shirazeh houshiary

Shirazeh Houshiary

Untitled, 2008

Biography

Exhibitions

2004
Works on Paper, Lehmann Maupin, New York (solo)
2003
Lehmann Maupin, New York (solo)
Thinking Big: concepts for twenty-first century British sculpture, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
2002
Museum SITE Santa Fe, USA (solo)
“A Century of Innocence”, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden
“Skultur”, Basel, Switzerland
“Tenable”, Newlyn Art Gallery, Cornwall, UK
“As Fontes!” Afrika Museum in Berg&Dal, Holland
2001
“Sculpture Contemporaine: Œuvres de la Collection Frac Rhône-Alpes de l’Institut d’art contemporain”, Substances, Lyon
2000
Shirazeh Houshiary, Tate Liverpool (solo)
“Self-Portraits,” Lisson Gallery, London (solo)
1999
Lehmann Maupin, New York (solo)
“Art Worlds in Dialogue”, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
“10 Intensita in Europa”, Museo Pecci Prato, Italy
“British Sculpture”, Skulptur im Schloßpark Ambras, Germany
1997
British Museum, Islamic Gallery (solo)
“Shadow of Life”, London Contemporary Art Fair
“Meditation”, Madrasa Ibn Youssef, Marakesh
“Sculpture at Goodwood”, Goodwood Sculpture Park (exh cat)
“Follow Me, Britische Kunst an der Unterelbe”, Schloß Agathenburg

Literature

1988
Shirazeh Houshiary. Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva and Museum of Modern Art, Oxford. Text by Fulvio Salvador.