Shirin Neshat


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Shirin Neshat presents 2017 Dasha Shenkman Lecture at the University of Guelph in Ontario, March

On International Women’s Day (8 March), Iranian artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat presented the 2017 Dasha Shenkman Lecture in Contemporary Art at Canada’s University of Guelph. The lecture provided the platform for Neshat to showcase the evolution of her practice from photography to video installation to cinema as well as her most recent move to the stage.

Shirin Neshat selected for 2016 Unites States Artists Fellows

Shirin Neshat is one of 46 artists selected as 2016 fellows by United States Artists (USA), an independent non-governmental organisation based in Chicago.Each year, USA awards $50,000 fellowships to the country’s most accomplished and innovative artists working in the fields of architecture and design, crafts, dance, literature, media, music, theatre and performance, traditional arts and visual arts. Fellows are selected through a rigorous, highly competitive process involving hundreds of experts, scholars, administrators and artists. Previous recipients of USA Fellowships include Glenn Ligon, Kara Walker, Theaster Gates and Catherine Opie, as well as Meredith Monk, Bill T. Jones and Annie Proulx.

  • Solo exhibitions

    Shirin Neshat / Dreamers / 2016

    Group exhibitions

    New Revolutions: Goodman Gallery at 50

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