Née en 1966 à Téhéran, Iran
Vit et travaille à Paris et Téhéran

Education
1994, BA Cinema, Université Paul Valery, Montpellier
1992, MFA, DNSEP, Arts Visuels, Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Nîmes

Grants/Awards
Nominée pour le Prix Ricard, Paris (2006)
Bourse AIC , DRAC Ile-de-France, Paris (2005)
Résidence aux Recollets, Paris (2004 et 2005)
Résidence au CCA, Glasgow, UK (2004)
Résidence à La Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris(2002 et 2003)
Bourse residence de l'AFAA - ISCP Studio Program, New York (2000)
Bourse de la Fondation Margarethen, Leipzig, Allemagne (1998)
Résidence à l'Université UMIST , Manchester, GB (1997)
AIC bourse de la DRAC, France (1996)
Bourse et résidence de la Fondation Margarethen, Kaditzch,Allemagne(1996)
Résidence au Talcheles Kunsthaus, Berlin (1993-1994)
Bourse de l'OFAJ pour une résidence à Berlin (1993)

Solo Exhibitions
(selection)
2014
Memory Drain, Azad Art Gallery, Teheran, Iran

2013

Family tree, Carbon 12, Dubai
Marée Noire/Mother Tongue/Archive 1, Azad Gallery, Teheran, Iran
Road Movie VI, performance, Ecole Nationale Superieure d?Art, Bourges

2012
Geopolitik der Wurzeln ? No Man´s Land, Teil 2, Kunstraum Lakeside, Klagenfurt, Allemagne
Road Movie III & Road Movie IV, Cité nationale de l?histoire de l?immigration, Paris

2011
Geopolitics of roots ? No man?s land, Carbon 12, Dubai
Road Movie II,  performance, Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Tours, France

2010
Me 2000?2003 & Me 2003?2008, Théâtre de la Cité Internationale, Paris
Wanted (Urgent), performance, Slick Art Fair, Paris
Road Movie, performance, Slick Art Fair, Paris

2009
Me 2003 ? 2008, Le Vestibule, La Maison Rouge, Paris

2008
Me 62, Me 65 & Me 66?, PhotoFest, Apama Mackey Gallery, Houston, USA
Home (stories), Bande Passante, CRAC art center, Sète, France

2007
Me & All the Others, MAC, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago

2006
Wanted, Phone Boutique, avenue de Flandres, Paris

2005
All About Me ? Ghazel, a hybrid Iranian around the world, ASK, espace d'art, Musashino Art University Alpha M project, Tokyo, Japon
All about Me ? Ghazel, a hybrid, world citizen Iranian woman, Space B, Osaka-Seikei University, Nagaokakyo, Japon
Home, performance, 37th Theatre Venice Festival, Biennale de Venise

2004
Me, CCA, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, UK
Me 2000-2003, Arts Centre Beursschouwburg, Bruxelles

2003
Me 49, Me 42, Me 44 & Made in Paris, TheSpace, inIVA, Londres

2002
Identité, métissage et autres arrangements series, Salon by Meshec Gaba, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

2001
Me 1997 ? 2000, Galerija Miroslav Kraljevic, Zagreb
Wanted, performance, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York
2000
Wanted, performance, vitrine des Galeries Lafayette, Avignon, France
1999
Wedding I, Tacheles Kunsthaus, Berlin
Vote, posters, Teheran
Sans Titre, TRAC au FRAC Montpellier, France
1998
Red Home III, Mardabad
Red Home IV, Mardabad

1997-2003
Wanted, performances à Berlin, Montpellier, Stockholm, Paris, Sète?

1997
Untitled, too, Medamothi Artistic Cockpit, Montpellier, France
Sheep take IV,  Vitrines Ephemeres, Avignon, France

1996
Untitled, Medamothi Artistic Cockpit, Montpellier, France
Andata/Ritorno Gallery, Geneve, suisse
Red Home II, Mardabad
1995
Make War Not Love action, Berlin
Ohne Titel, Mulack 23, Berlin
1994
B(l)ack Home is a B(l)ack home, L?Usine, Nimes, France
B(l)ack Home is a B(l)ack home, Kunsthaus Tacheles, Berlin
1993
Red Home I, Mardabad

Group Exhibitions (selected)
2015
A History, Art, Architecture, Design from the 80?s to now, Musee National D?Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris

2014
Histoires de je (part 1), Galerie Dix9 Hélène Lacharmoise, Paris
Deprivation/Pozbawienie, Galerie Arsenal, Bialystok
EXPOSED. Self-portraits of women, Kino Arsenal, Berlin
Azad Art Gallery, Teheran
Closer encounters ? Summer Accrochage, Carbon 12, Dubai

2013
Sparkle/Jaragheh performance, Azad Art Gallery, Teheran, Iran
re.act.feminism #2, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Le Pont, MAC, Musées d´Art Contemporain Marseille, France
Disaster ? The End of Days, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
Persebook, 4th Annual of Contemporary Arts, Teheran, Iran
Femmeusesaction #24, MuCEM: Musées des civilisations de l?Europe et de la Méditerranée, Marseille

2012
Festival Internacional de Cine, Casa del Cuno, Costa Rica
Forward/ Vorwaerts, Q contemporary, Beirut, Liban
Nuit des Musées, Cité National de l?histoire de l?immigration, Paris
If I tell the truth nobody will believe me, Ghazel & étudiants de l?ENSAPC, ENSAPC Ygrec, Paris
re.act.feminism #2, Instytut Sztuki Wyspa, Pologne
re.act. feminism#2, Galerija Miroslav Kraljevic Zagreb, Croatie
Pulso Iraniano, Oi Futuro, Bresil
Pulso Iraniano, SESC Vila Mariana, Bresil
re.act.feminism #2, Museet for Samtidskunst, Danemark
re.act.feminism #2, Tallinna Kunstihoone, Estonie
re.act.feminism #2, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Espagne

2011
J?ai deux amours, Cité nationale de l?histoire de l?immigration, Paris
Open Frame, Centre régional d?art contemporain, Sète, France
Centre Pompidou: Video Art Collection (1965 ? 2010), Centre Cultural Français Izmir, Turquie
Pulso Iraniano, Espaço oi Futuro, Rio de Janeiro, Bresil
Re Act Feminism #2, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Espagne

2010
Living Across: Spaces of Migration, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austriche
Iran & Co, the Archive, Documentary: Iran Beyond Borders (1960 ? 2010)? La Brugeoise, Bruges, Belgique
I am not half the man I used to be, Dar Al Funoon Gallery, Koweit
Time after Time, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, Etats-Unis
Veiled Memoirs: Contemporary Art from Iran,  XIV Biennale Donna, Contemporary Art Museum, Ferrara
The Stalking of Absence (vis-à-vis Iran), Tokyo Gallery + BTAP, Tokyo
Elles, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Urgent, Cité nationale de l?histoire de l?immigration, Paris

2009
Elles, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Rebelle: Art and Feminism 1969?2009, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem
La Ruche en d?autres thermes, Palais Lumière, Evian
Raad O Bargh, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
Me 1997 ? 2000, Art Park, Art Dubai, UAE
The view from elsewhere/small acts, Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, australie
Urgent, Cité nationale de l?histoire de l?immigration, Paris
The view from elsewhere/small Acts, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australie
Home (stories), Utopia ici et là, Chateau de Saint Ouen, Saint Ouen, France
La Cité nationale de l?histoire de l?immigration à Sao Paolo, Memorial do imigrante, Bresil
Raad O Bargh, Kunstraum Deutsche Bank, Salzbourg, Austriche
FIAC 1, MAMA, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Algiers

2008
Laughing in a foreign language, Hayward Gallery, Londres
Crack up, Khastoo Gallery, Los Angeles
Home (stories), Southbank Centre, Londres
Home (stories), Espace Cardin, Paris
Home (stories), FID Marseille, France
Home (stories), Fair play, Lugano, Suisse
Home (stories), 5th Venice Film Meeting, Venise
Home (stories), 21st Virginia Film Festival, Charlottesville, Virginie, USA
Home (stories), Act Orale 7 Festival, Marseille
Home (stories), Happy Days, Thessalonique, Grece
Home (stories), 25th Festival International du film Francophone de Tübingen-Stuttgart, Allemagne
Bedün´ a onvän´/Untitled Series, Part of Iran: New Voices?, The Barbican Center, Londres

2007
Normal Love, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
24th Memorial of Nadezda Petrovic, Cacak
Androïde Contre Humain, Languedoc?Roussilon, Montpellier, France
Impakt Festival, Utrecht, Pays bas

2006
Zones of Contact, 15th Biennale of Sydney, Australie
Humor Me, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, Etats-Unis
Diari, 1000 Eventi, Milan, Italie
Neterotopia: Artists online in advertising space, Careof, Milan + Palais de Tokyo, Paris + NICC, Anvers
Playing in the Light, ICO touring program, GB
Asian Contemporary Art Week, New York
Why Pictures Now, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienne, Autriche
Incipit, Fondation d´entreprise Ricard, Paris
Femmeuses, Parc St Leger art center, Pougues-les-Eaux, France

2005
Belonging, Sharjah International Art Biennial 7, UAE
Inhabituel, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, Itale
Peripheral Vision, Void Gallery, Derry
Risk: Creative Action in Political Culture, CCA, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, Grande Bretagne
Emergency Biennale?,Grozny, Chechnya + Palais de Tokyo, Paris
Participate Chinese European Art Center, Guangzhou, China + Basekamp space, Philadelphia, Etats-Unis
ID Troubles ? US Visit, Nurture Art Gallery, New York
Séances d?automne, Ecole Régionale Supérieure d?Expression Plastique,Tourcoing, France
?Cubes, In Progress, 58th Locarno International Film Festival, Locarno
L?humanité mise à nu et l?art en frac, même, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Sweet Taboos: Episode 2: To lose without being a loser,Tirana Biennial, Albanie

2004
Social Creatures:How Body Becomes Art, Sprengel Museum, Hanovre, Allemagne
Far Near Distance, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Pequeñas Escenas, Galería Animal, Santiago
Veil, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Suède
Postcards from Cuba, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norvège
Fragmented Mirror, CCCB, Barcelone, Espagne
Minority Report, Station 1, The Equestrian hall, Aahrus, Danemark
ID Troubles ? Shake, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg
Clandestines, Forte Spagnolo, L?Aquila
Movimento?Movimenti, Bagheria + Matera + Lecce + Reggio Calabria + Campobasso, Italie
OK, America, Apex Art, New York

2003
Clandestines, 50th International Exhibition, Biennale de Venise
El Arte con La Vida, 8th Bienal de La Habana, Cuba
Veil, inIVA, The New Art Gallery + Walsall & Blue Coat Gallery, Liverpool + MOMA, Oxford
Orient-Occident, Prince Max Palace + Karlsruhe & Frauen Museum, Bonn + Galerie Wilmersdorf, Berlin
Voyages d?Artistes: Algérie 03, Espace Electra, Paris
The New Scheherazads, CCCB, cultural center, Barcelone, Espagne
Haft: 7 Iranian Artists, Espace Landowsky, Boulogne Billancourt, France
Kunst Film Festival, Cologne, Alemagne
Sound of Video, LAB, Copenhagen, Danemark

2002
Lewis Caroll confiture demain et confiture hier, Mais jamais confiture auj, Centre Régional d?Art Contemporain de Sète, France
Dom/Home, Museum of Contemporary Art Sarajevo, Bosnie Herzegovine
Wanted/Urgent, Photo Cairo, Townhouse Gallery, Egypte
Nuit Blanche, plus qu?une image, Anciennes Pompes Funèbres, Paris
Urgent-Wanted, Qamariyeh Gallery,Birzeit University, Palestine International Video Festival

2001
Iranian Contemporary Art, The Barbican Centre, Londres
Regards Persans, Espace Electra, Paris
My Generation, Atlantis Gallery, Londres
ISCP open studio exhibition, New York

2000
Ekbatana, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Danemark

1999
Untitled with Roxana, 13 Vanak st. Space, Teheran, Iran
Chronicle of Void and Beyond with Kaveh Golestan, Golestan Gallery, Teheran

1998
Marknaden, Stockholm, Suède
Cet Eté Là, CRAC, Centre régional d?Art Contemporain, Sète, France

1996
Ouvert la Nuit, Avignon, France

1995
Club Berlin, Biennial,e de Venise, Italie
Artistes au lycée, Montpellier
Biennale des Jeunes Artistes, Rijeka

1994
2ème Etage Sur Cour, Paris

1993
914 km Nimes-Aix la Chapelle, l?Usine, Nimes, France
39 jeunes Artistes, Arcana Gallery, Montpellier, France
Biennale des Jeunes, Rijeka

1992
Biennial of Young European Creators, Museo de la Ciutat, Valence, Espagne
Biennial of Young European Creators, Carre St. Anne, Montpellier, France

1991
Works on Paper, B gallery, Nimes, France
914 km Aachen-Nimes,Ludwig Forum für International Kunst, Aachen, Allemagne