Education

 

  • Present- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Electronic Arts (PhD), Troy/New York

  • 2020 York University, M.F.A in Visual Arts, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 OCAD University, B.F.A in Photography, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2011 Centennial College, Advanced Diploma in Broadcasting and Film, Toronto/Ontario

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2020 Wholly Quantum, Special Project Gallery, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2016 Can You Pass the Acid Test?, Gallery 44, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 A Chemical Love Story, Xpace, Toronto/Ontario

 

 

Group Exhibitions

  • 2020 "NEXT | WAVE", Varley Art Gallery, Unionville/Ontario

  • 2019 Impulse, Special Project Gallery, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2019 Peinture fraîche et nouvelle construction, Art Mûr, Montreal/Quebec

  • 2019 Between States, SPG Gallery, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2019 Arts @ Suite 500, Schulich School of Business, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2019 I Blink My Eyes to Keep the Time, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2018 From the Ground Up, Special Project Gallery, York University, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2017 Transmundane, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina/Saskatchewan

  • 2017 Out of the Frame[work], Narwhal Contemporary, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2016 Collaboration with Pedram Karimi Spring/Summer 2017, New York City

  • 2015 Hangloose Media, Toronto Film Festival, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 The Fortune of Having Been There, Project Gallery, CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 OCADU’s 100th Annual Graduate Exhibition, OCAD University, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 Festival of the Body, OCAD University, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2014 STI: Sexually Transmitted Ideas, OCAD University, Toronto/Ontario

 

 

Films

  • 2012 “I Cry, Alone, Insane” short film, writer, producer, director, Tehran/Iran

  • 2011 "The Bright Side of the Moon" feature film, camera assistant, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2011 “Whispers of Nil” short film, editor, writer, director, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2010 “Mania” short film, writer, director, Toronto/Ontario

 

 

Awards

 

  • 2020 York University's Research Cost Fund, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2019 York University Graduate Scholarship, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2018 York University Graduate Fellowship, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2015 Verant Richards Photography Award, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2011 The Donny Awards, best portfolio drama for “Whispers of Nil”, Toronto/Ontario

  • 2011 The Donny Awards, best cinematography for “Whispers of Nil”, Toronto/Ontario

 

 

Publications

 

Teaching

 

  • 2020 York University, VISA1006 N: The Photographic Experience, Toronto/Ontario

Charitable Donations/ Auctions

 

  • 2013 Art with Heart auction, Casey House, Toronto/Ontario