Parkett Editions, Zurich

Shirana Shahbazi

(Iranian, b. 1974)

composition with mountain (edition for parkett 94) by shirana shahbazi

Shirana Shahbazi

Composition with Mountain (Edition for Parkett 94), 2014

1,000–5,000 USD

Biography

Timeline

1974
Born in Teheran / Iran
1985
Moved to Germany
1995 - 1997
Study of photography and design at the Fachhochschule Dortmund
1997 - 2000
Study of photography at the Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Zurich
2000
Förderpreis der Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Zurich
2002
The Citigroup Private Bank Photography Prize 2002, London
Atelier Stipendium der Stadt Zürich für New York
2003
Kiefer Hablitzel Preis, Bern
2004
Eidgenössischer Preis für Kunst, Bern
Werkbeitrag für bildende Kunst, Kanton Zürich

Exhibitions

2012 - 2013
New Photography 2012, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2012
La Jeunesse est un Art, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland
2011
Much like Zero, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland (solo)
Wunder, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Horizont Schweiz, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Photography Calling, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
The fantastic four - Zurich concrete, Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland
New Museum (Lobby), New York, USA
2010
The Breeder, Athens (solo)
8th International Photo Triennial Esslingen, Germany

Public Collections

Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem
Helmhaus, Zurich
Huis Marseille, Stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam
Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland
MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
Photographer's Gallery, London
Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, South Brisbane, Australia
Tate Modern, London
The National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen

Literature

2008
"Shifting Identities. (Schweizer) Kunst heute", Kunsthaus Zürich and JRP Ringier, cat.
2007
"Shirana Shahbazi: Meanwhile", Barbican Art Gallery, London, and Swiss Institute, New York
Irvine, Karen, „Shirana Shahbazi“. In: "Photo Art. Fotografie im 21.
Jahrhundert". Uta Grosenick & Thomas Seelig (Hg.), DuMont, Köln, p. 389- 401
2006
"Grey Flags". Sculpture Center Long Island City, New York, cat.
"MIR; Shirana Shahbazi", Sprengel Museum Hannover
"WER DREI MAL DIE GLEICHE BAR BETRITT HAT EIN ZUHAUSE IM STEHEN". Judith Kuckart & Shirana Shahbazi. Zurich
"Promises, Shirana Shahbazi", Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Zurich
"Light Faces", Annual Report 2004/2005, zumtobel AG, Dornbirn
"Anstoss. Rundlederwelten", Berlin (cat.)