Lives and works in Toronto, ON, Canada

EDUCATION

2013
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Photography, OCAD University, Toronto, ON

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021
Diary of the Usual Sadness, Smoke The Moon, Santa Fe, NM

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022
Flower Shop, Smoke The Moon, Santa Fe, NM
Exiles From The Future, Pumice Raft, Toronto, ON

2021
Chrysalis*Metamorphosis, Smoke The Moon, Santa Fe, NM
High Desert High, Smoke The Moon, Santa Fe, NM
Looking Back, Art Gate VR

2020
Last Pieces, Macfarlane, Toronto, ON
Under the Radar - Curated by Shari Orenstein, Dupont Rail, Toronto, ON
40 Under Forty - Curated by Flavio Belli, Joseph D Carrier Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

2019
Chill Life: Contemporary Still Lifes - Curated by Nicholas Zirk, The White House Studio Project, Toronto, ON
G.I.F.C. Toronto, The Costume House, Toronto, ON

2018
Group Therapy, Mark Christopher Gallery, Toronto, ON
Get Noticed, curated by Jamie Angell & Niki Dracos, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON
Simmer 3 - Curated by Tyler Armstrong, The Costume House, Toronto, ON
My Mother’s Basement (online gallery) Featured Artist, curated by Cortney Stephenson, World Wide Web

2017
Imago Mundi: Mediterranean Routes, Zisa, Zona Arti Contemporanee, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

2015
Fourth Anniversary, Robert Kananaj Gallery, Toronto, ON
Video Screening Night, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
Spring, Robert Kananaj Gallery, Toronto, ON

2014
2nd Annual Hazelton Lanes Art Festival, Hazelton Lanes Gallery, Toronto, ON
Award Winners of 2013 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, FCP Gallery, Toronto, ON

2013
Contact Festival: Portmanteau OCAD U Photography, Gallery 345, Toronto, ON
98th Annual OCAD University Graduate Exhibition, OCAD U, Toronto, ON

ART FAIRS

2015
Art Toronto, Robert Kananaj Gallery booth V9, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Art Toronto, VERGE Video Artist, Metro Toronto Convention Centre

2013
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square

WRITING

2022
Exhibition Essay: XPACE Cultural Centre - Elham Fatapour / soil, sand, salt
Article: BlackFlash Magazine - Going Down Memory Lane While Reading About Islamic Art in Canada
Exhibition Review: C Magazine - “Revolution Must Mean Life” by Maysam Ghani

2020
Article: Canadian Art Magazine - Why I Tallied BIPOC Artists Represented by Commercial Galleries—and What I Hope Comes Next

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2021
Newest Magazine: 'A Bouquet Of Flowers': In Conversation with Ibrahim Abusitta & Abdelrahmen Kamel

2020
CBC News: 'Better than a black square': Toronto galleries were called out on Instagram, but what comes next?
CBC News: 'They're not alone': Seniors get unexpected gifts from Canadian artists during pandemic

2016
Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection: Palestine - Contemporary Art from within and beyond the border

2014
Shift: Exchanges | foreword by Micah Lexier, published by OCAD U Student Press, Toronto, ON

AWARDS

2013
98th annual OCAD University Graduate Show, Toronto * Project 31 Award
52nd annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto * Best in Exhibition – Student
52nd annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto * Best in Photography – 1st Honourable Mention

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