mahnaz Ekhtiary

BIOGRAPHY

MAHNAZ SEYED EKHTIARY
 
Born in 1985 in Tehran, Iran. Raised and studied bachelor of Fashion Design in Tehran. Studied Master of Fashion Design in Milan. She lives and works in Milan and Tehran.
 

ARTIST STATEMENT:


I don`t want to put my clothes on someone. I want to put it in his/her mind.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:


2013

- "The tree of the body", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.


2011

- "Empty dress", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.


2007

- Fashion Illustration, Mehrin gallery, Tehran, Iran.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:


2017

- New Iranian & Persian Jewelry, Bellini Museum, Florence jewelry week, Italy.

- Brera Open Day, Brera Academy, Milan, Italy. 

 

2016

- "100 works, 100 artists", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- Milan Graduate Fashion Week, Mudec museum, Milan, Italy.
- The presence of Brera Academy in Milano Unica exhibition, Milan, Italy.

 

2015

- "Hello Sweetie", Design Box, Expo of Milan, Italy.
- Workshop "Italian Code", the Venice Biennale, Italy.
- "Rising Sun and the land of sun", Montesegale contemporary art museum, Pavia, Italy.
- "The life of Elsa Schiaparelli", Design Box, Expo of Milan, Italy.
- Milan Graduate Fashion Week, Triennial of Milan, Italy.
- "The format follow", Format Gallery, Milan, Italy.
- "Homage of Emanuel Ungaro", Brera Academy, Milan, Italy.

 

2014

- Drawing, Mahe Mehr Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- Painting, Group Cesare Frigerio, Corsico, Italy.

 

2013

- "100 works, 100 artists", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- "Haft Negah", Niavaran Cultural Center, Tehran, Iran.

 

2012

- Painting, Terme Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- "Without borders III, Persbook Art," Forum of Iranians Artists, Tehran, Iran.
- "Restriction", Man Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- "SNAC 2012", Art People Gallery, San Francisco, United States of America.
- "Small works of art", Aria Gallery, Tehran, Iran.

 

2011

- "100 works, 100 artists", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- Drawing, Mahe Mehr Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- "Without borders II, Persbook Art", Isfahan Museum of Contemporary Art, Isfahan, Iran.

 

2010

- "100 works, 100 artists", Golestan Gallery, Tehran, Iran.

 

2009

- Fashion Show, Mahestan Tower, Tehran, Iran.



2008

- Illustration, Iranian Artists Forum, Tehran, Iran.

 

2007

- Fashion Show, Kamal al-Din Behzad Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
- Fashion Show, Second edition of the festival of the Women of my homeland, Tehran, Iran.

 

2006

- Fashion Show, First edition of the festival of the Women of my homeland, Tehran, Iran.

 

2003

- "Kharazmi", Arasbaran Cultural Center, Tehran, Iran.

 


HONOURS & AWARDS


2017

- Selected artist of design competition in region of Lombardy, Italy.

 

2015

- Selected artist of Format Gallery, Milan, Italy.

 

2012

- Selected artist of Art People Gallery, United States of America.
- Selected artist of "Mashghe Honar" Publication, Tehran, Iran.

 

2011

- Selected artist of the second Persbook, Iranian contemporary art festival, Tehran, Iran.

 

2009

- One of the 10 best selected artists at crystallized abaya design award of Swarovski, Abu Dhabi, United Arab
Emirates.

 

2006

- Winner of the third place in the first edition of the festival of "Women of my homeland", Tehran, Iran.

 

2003

- Winner of the national science competition, "Kharazmi", Tehran, Iran.