AZADEH ELMIZADEH

WORKS
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Murmurings, 2021, Oil on linen 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Nocturnal Encounters, 2021, Oil on linen, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Ritual, 2021, Oil on linen, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Gathering, 2021, Oil on canvas, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Spinning, 2021, Oil on canvas, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



The Reader, 2021, Oil on canvas, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Hovering Garden, 2019, Oil on canvas, 70x52 in (177.8 x 132.1 cm)



Canopy, 2019, Oil on canvas, 60x48 in (152.4 x 121.9 cm)



Subtle Bodies, Installation view, Franz Kaka (Toronto)



Circling Around, 2020, Oil on canvas, 72x50 in (182.9 x 127 cm)



Voyager, 2020, Oil on linen, 14x11 in (35.6 x 27.9 cm)



Azadeh Elmizadeh
b. 1987 Tehran, Iran
Lives and works in Toronto, Canada

Education
2020    MFA,University of Guelph, CA
2016    BFA, Drawing and Painting, OCAD University, Toronto, CA
2010    BFA, Visual Communication and Graphic Design, University of Tehran, Iran

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions
2022    tbd, Franz Kaka, Toronto, CA
2022    Soft Smoke, (with Ella Gonzales) Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, CA
2020    Subtle Bodies, Franz Kaka, Toronto, CA

Group Exhibitions
2022    Crossings: Itineraries of Encounter, The Blackwood, Mississauga, CA (curated by Noor Bhangu)
2022    Now I am a lake, Public Gallery, London, UK (curated by Rose Nestler)
2021    Halcyon and On and On, Franz Kaka, Toronto, CA
2021    Holding a line in your hand, Kamloops Art Gallery, CA (curated by Charo Neville)
2019    Preface, Boarding House Gallery, Guelph, CA
2019    Cognizance, Birch Contemporary, Toronto, CA
2018    New Energy, Boarding House Gallery, Guelph, CA
2017    Faraway, So Close, 26 Art Space, Toronto, CA
2017    Why the &%#! Do You Paint? All the Colour, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, CA
2016    Why the &%#! Do You Paint? Go Figure, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, CA
2016    Walnut Studios, Walnut Contemporary, Toronto CA
2016    Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz, Mississauga, CA
2016    OCADU 101TH GradeEx, Toronto, CA
2016    Awenda Inspired, OCADU Ada Slaight Gallery, Toronto, CA
2016    Festival of the Body, OCADU, Toronto, CA
2016    The Big Draw, OCADU, Toronto, CA
2015    Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz, Mississauga, CA
2015    Eat the Menu, Symington House, Toronto, CA
2014    Figure Show, OCADU, Toronto, CA
2013    Impromptu, Gallerywest, Toronto, CA
2010    University of Tehran, Iran

Fairs
2021    Art Toronto, presented by Franz Kaka, Toronto, CA
2021    The Armory Show, presented by Franz Kaka, New York, NY
2019    Papier, presented by Franz Kaka, Montreal, QC
2017    Art Toronto, OCADU booth, Toronto, CA

Press
2021    Tammer El-Sheikh, ‘Azadeh Elmizadeh, A Hundred Times, Why?’, Blackflash Magazine, Issue 38.3
2020    Jayne Wilkinson, ’Azadeh Elmizadeh’ Canadian Art, Winter Issue
2020    Tatum Dooley, ’Azadeh Elmizadeh’s Subtle Bodies’ The Editorial Magazine, November 18
2020    Rosie Prata, ’Seven art galleries to visit across Ontario’ The Globe and Mail, October 24

Publications
2022   Commission (cover and feature) for Emergence Mag, Volume 3

Awards
2020    Joseph Plaskett Award for Painting, the Plaskett Foundation
2019    Ontario Graduate Scholarship, University of Guelph
2019    Travel, Research and Creation Grant, University of Guelph
2019    Shuebrook Graduate Scholarship, University of Guelph
2018    Tony Scherman Graduate Scholarship, University of Guelph
2018    University Graduate Scholarhsip, University of Guelph