Basic information

Firstname

Mehrdad

Lastname

Khataei

Birth year

1976

Born in Country

Iran

Born in City

Tabriz

Lives and works in Country

Iran

Lives and works in City

Tehran

Manifesto/Interests

Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Photography

Area/s of activity

Artist

Further specification

Professor at Tehran University

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I accept terms of service

Complete information

CV / Biography Highlights

Mehrdad Khataei
Date and place of Birth: 11/08/1976, Tabriz, Iran
EDUCATION:
Azad University of Tehran,
M.A. Fine Art, 2001
Azad University of Tehran,
B.A. Fine Art, 1999
Fine Art High school of Tehran, High school Diploma, 1995
TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
Tehran Fine Art University,
Since 2001
Tehran Al-Zahra University,
2001-2003
Pardis International University,
Kish, Since 2008
Tehran Fine Art High school, 1997-2004
Morakab Siah Institute of Fine Art, Since 2005
Aria Institute of Fine Art, 2003-2004
PRINCIPAL SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2009,
Printmaking and Drawing Solo Exhibition, Dey Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2008,
Printmaking Solo Exhibition, Assar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2007,
Printmaking Solo Exhibition, Aria Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2006,
Painting Solo Exhibition, Aria Art Galley, Tehran, Iran
2005,
Painting Solo Exhibition, Aria Art Galley, Tehran, Iran
PRINCIPAL GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2011, “I Read The News Today” Group Exhibition,
The Benicia Public Library, California, USA
2010, Pop Up – Mock Up – Outside Inside Group Exhibition,
Edinburgh, UK
2010, 5th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro,
Portugal
2010,
International exhibition NORD ART 2010, Büdelsdorf, Germany
2010,
Painting, Print & Drawing Exhibition, tactileBOSCH Gallery & Studios, UK
2009,
Drawing Group Exhibition, Art Center Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2008,
Drawing and Painting Group Exhibition, Niavaran Art and Cultural Center, Tehran, Iran
2008,
Participating in Painting Biennial, Saba Museum, Tehran, Iran
2007,
Participating in expo of China
2007,
Participating in 1st Printmaking Biennial, Tehran, Iran
2007,
Printmaking Group Exhibition, Laleh Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2005,
Printmaking Group Exhibition, Artist’s House Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2003, Group Exhibition of Al-Zahra University Professors,
Behzad Gallery, Tehran, Iran
PRINCIPAL JURIED EXHIBITIONS:
2011,
3th International Engraving Biennial “Aguafuerte”, Valladolid, Spain
2011,
XÀTIVA International Engraving Biennial, VALENCIA, SPAIN
2011,
Giving Pause/Reflecting Still juried exhibition, The Printmaking Center of New Jersey, USA
2011, 14th International Biennial of Small Graphic Forms,
Ostrow Wielkopolski, Poland
2011, The 15th International Biennial of Engraving,
Sarcelles, France
2011,
Guanlan International Print Biennial, China
2011, 7th The Biennale internationale d’estampe contemporaine de Trois-Rivières,
Canada
2011,
International Mezzotint Festival, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2011,
Persona Art Festival, London, UK
2011, 16th German International Exhibition of Graphic Art Frechen,
Germany
2011,
Arkansas State University, The 2011 Delta Prints Exhibition, USA
2011,
Tallinn XV Print Triennial, the Young Artist exhibition “For Love Not Money”, Estonia
2010, 5th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro,
Portugal
2010, 2nd Penang International Print Exhibition (PIPE 2010),
Malaysia
2009, Participating in Guanlan International Print Biennial,
China
2009,
Participating in the UAMO festival, Munich, Germany
2009, Participating in IX edition of the International Biennial of Engraving “Premio Acqui”,
Italia
2008, Participating in 1st International Printmaking Biennial,
Istanbul, Turkey
2008, International ‘ The Money Myth ‘ Exhibition,
Toyota Community Spirit Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
HONORS AND AWARDS:
2011, Selected at The 3th International Engraving Biennial “Aguafuerte”,
Valladolid, Spain
2011, Selected at XÀTIVA International Engraving Biennial,
VALENCIA, SPAIN
2011, Selected at 14th International Biennial of Small Graphic Forms,
Poland
2011, Selected at The 15th International Biennial of Engraving,
Sarcelles, France
2011, Selected at Guanlan International Print Biennial,
China
2011, Selected at 7th The Biennale internationale d’estampe contemporaine de Trois-Rivières,
Canada
2011,
Selected at International Mezzotint Festival, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2011, Selected at XVIth German International Exhibition of Graphic Art Frechen,
Germany
2011,
Selected at Arkansas State University, Delta Prints Exhibition, USA
2010, Finalist in the Aesthetica Creative Works Competition 2010,
UK
2010, Selected at 5th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro,
Portugal
2009, Selected at Guanlan International Print Biennial,
China
2009,
Selected at the UAMO festival, Munich, Germany
2009, Selected at IX edition of the International Biennial of Engraving “Premio Acqui”,
Italia
2008, Selected and Appreciation in 1st International Printmaking Biennial,
Istanbul, Turkey
2007, Selected at International Drawing Annual Exhibition,
Manifest Gallery and Drawing Center, Ohio, USA
2000,
Appreciation in Drawing Biennale, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art
1999,
Award of Honor Miniature Biennale, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art
1997,
Award of Honor Miniature Biennale, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art
COLLECTIONS:
The Printmaking Center of New Jersey, USA
Ekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts,
Ekaterinburg, Russia
The Benicia Public Library,
California, USA
Ostrów Wielkopolski Town Museum, Poland
Istanbul Museum of Graphic Arts (IMOGA),
Istanbul, Turkey
Guanlan Original Printmaking Base, China
Museum of Engraving Collection – Paleologi Castle in Acqui Terme (Italy)
RESEARCHES and PUBLICATIONS:
1. Study on colors of flower and bird in Iranian Miniature and it’s apply in contemporary figurative painting (Thesis of B.A)
2. Study on Eastern art, specifically painting and it’s relation with the Art of Zen.(Thesis of M.A)
3. Selection of Drawing and Printmaking Works
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP:
International California Society of Printmakers
International Mezzotint Society
The Print Center
Iranian painters Association

Mediums of interest

Photography, Painting, Drawing

Other mediums of interest

Printmaking

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