Amin Akbari (b. 1988, Bojnourd, Iran) is a graduate of graphic design. He worked in the field of design for some time before focusing his capacities towards visual arts in 2012. His work has been featured in four solo exhibitions (most recently “Newborn Artist and Chigil’s Candle”, Dastan’s Basement, December 2017) and more than ten group exhibitions.
b. 1988, Bojnourd, Iran
2019. Marco Polo's Emancipation from the Hospital. Emrooz Gallery. Isfahan, Iran
2018. Unsafe Zone/Domestic Production. Dastan:Outside. Electric Room 33/50. Tehran, Iran
2017. Newborn Artist and Chigil’s Candle. Dastan’s Basement. Tehran, Iran
2015. The Outstanding Gardener. Dastan’s Basement. Tehran, Iran
2012. Small Green Leaves. Mehrva Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2017. Update 5.0. Dastan:Outside. V-Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2017. Inspired by References, Clues and Favorite Things. Curated by Fereydoun Ave. Dastan’s Basement. Art Dubai 2017. Dubai, UAE
2017. Visage/Image of Self. Curated by Fereydoun Ave. Total Arts at the Courtyard. Dubai, UAE
2015. Centrefold Project: Spring of Recession. Curated by Reza Aramesh & Sohrab Kashani. SAZMANAB. Tehran, Iran
2015. Year In Review. Dastan:Outside. Sam Art. Tehran, Iran
2014. Versus Festival. Iranian Artists’ Forum. Tehran, Iran
2014. Inwards/Out 2014. Curated by Sohrab Kashani. Dastan’s Basement. Tehran, Iran
2013. Revolver. Raf Projects. Tehran, Iran
2013. Image of the Year. Mohsen Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2012. Warm Up . Laleh Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2011. Arya Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2013. Image of the Year Award
Teer Art Fair 2018Teer Art Fair 2018 24 - 30 Jun 2018 Art FairsDastan's Presentation at the first edition of TeerArt
"Journey/Passage"Manouchehri House, Kashan 11 Jun - 10 Aug 2018 Dastan:OutsideAn exhibition of works by Fereydoun Ave, Amin Akbari, Kaveh Irani, Ali Beheshti, Shokoufeh Khoramroodi, Mohammad Ramshe, Sharvin Shahrokh, Morteza Ghassemi Sheelsar, Ghassemi Brothers, Amir Kamand, Milad Mousavi, and Milad Nemati
Amin Akbari | "Unsafe Zone/Domestic Production"Electric Room 32/50 27 Apr - 2 May 2018 Electric RoomA Presentation of Works by Amin Akbari at Electric Room
Amin Akbari | "Newborn Artist and Chigil's Candle"Dastan's Basement 15 - 29 Dec 2017 The BasementSolo Installation Exhibition
Inspired by "References, Clues and Favorite Things" | Curated by Fereydoun AveArt Dubai 2017 12 - 18 Mar 2017 Art FairsA presentation inspired by Fereydoun Ave's project "References, Clues, and Favorite Things"
Amin Akbari | "The Outstanding Gardener"Dastan's Basement 6 - 15 Nov 2015 The BasementAn Installation of Sculptures by Amin Akbari
''Year in Review''Dastan:Outside | Sam Art 13 - 17 Mar 2015 Dastan:OutsideYear in Review Over the past year, Dastan has held 25 exhibitions inside and outside the Basement. This year also marked the opening of Sam Art, a pop-up space, dedicated...
Amin Akbari, Yousha Bashir & Nariman Farrokhi | "Inwards/Out"Dastan's Basement 9 - 14 May 2014 The BasementGroup Painting Exhibition of Works by Amin Akbari, Yousha Bashir & Nariman Farrokhi at Dastan's Basement
"HORMOZ HEMATIAN & ASHKAN ZAHRAEI, Electric Room, art under high tension"Anahita's Eye December 11, 2018Anahita's Eye has recently published an interview with Hormoz Hematian and Ashkan Zahraei discussing the 50-project long program of Electric Room (in EN, FR, DE)....
"Experimental Art Can Stand Independently"Honaronline October 14, 2018Honaronline have recently published an interview with Ashkan Zahraei discussing The Electric Room project (in Farsi). Click here to read it in full.