Author: Pedram Baldari
Kurdish-Iranian born, sculptor, architect and interdisciplinary artist , working in installation, site specific,performance art, social practice and sculpture. He has been featured in numerous national and international solo and group art exhibitions since 2010 such as Victoria and Albert museum London 2012, Documenta 13th Video Import-Export program, Video Nomad Tokyo 2015, Art Basel Basel Switzerland 2014 and shown work across the U.S in museums and galleries as recent as his work at Walker Art Museum. He has been selected to art residencies internationally and has had group art exhibitions in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Turkey, and The U.S. He is the recipient of 2012 Magic of Persia and Delfina Foundation Award, Jerome Fellowship Commission for Franconia Sculpture Park 2017, Vermont Studio Center Award 2015-2020, Star Dust Fund for his fellowship and art residency at Weisman Art Museum, he is awarded for 2020 spring/summer MacDowell Art Fellowship for two months Artists Residency at MacDowell Art Colony.