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Maryam Firuzi

Email  maryam.firuzi@gmail.com

Web   www.maryamfiruzi.com

(1986 Born in Shiraz, Iran)

 

Education

2016   Post-Graduation in Film Studies, Art University, Tehran. Iran

2013   Graduated in Cinema, scriptwriting, Art University, Tehran, Iran

2008   Graduated in Soft Engineering, Azad University, Arak, Iran

2004   Master Certification in Persian Calligraphy, Tehran, Iran

 

Photo Exhibition

(Solo)
2019   “Before our chance to watch ends”, Silkroad Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2017   “Reading for Tehran streets”, Saless Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

(Group)
2019   “2019 “Distorted Sight” Sales gallery, Tehran, Iran

2019      “Obiettivo Pace – The Alfred Fried Photography Award“,  Austrian Cultural Forum Rome, Italy

2019      “Concealment”, at Noisy le Sec // festival du Film Franco Arabe, France

2019         “concealment”, IWPA tour exhibition, Dubai, Beirut, Amman, Paris, Singapore, Marseille

2019 ”     Travel to the morning”, Third annual in memory of Abbas Kiarostami, E1 art gallery, Tehran, Iran

2019   “Focus Iran3″, Art & Folk craft museum, LA, USA

2019   “Experiences in -3″, Etemad Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2019   “shadows”, Millepiani Gallery, Rome, Italy

2018   KLMP portrait photography, White Box, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2018   Photo exhibition, Mojdeh Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2018   “My steps leave no Trace”, Group Photo Exhibition, Maks Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2018   “Documentary thought”, Afrand Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2017   “Unfinished Line”, Tirana National Museum, Albania

2015   Photo Exhibition, No. 6 Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2015   KLMP portrait photography, White Box, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2015   “Peace”, Niavaran Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

Curator

2018   “My steps leave no Trace”, Group Photo Exhibition, Maks Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

Filmography

“The provisional Death of Bees”, Experimental film, 27 min, Writer and Director, 2017

“The Sheltering Sky”, Experimental Documentary, 15 min, Co-writer and Co-director Mehdi Javaherian, 2013

“The Straw Feast”, Short Documentary, 17min, Co-writer and Co-director Mehdi Javaherian, 2012

“Still at Last”, Short Film, 3 min, Writer and Director, 2011

 

Film Screening

2018   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Solaris Film Festival, Nice, France

2018   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Balkan Can Kino Film Festival, Athens, Greece

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, The International University of Paris, France

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, 15th International Festival Signs of the Night, Bangkok, Thailand

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Short on Tap Festival, London, UK

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, 15th Signes de Nuit International Festival, Paris, France

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, 15th International Festival Signos de la Noite, Lisbon Portugal

2017   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Smita Patio Documentary and Short Film Festival, India

2016   “The provisional Death of Bees”, 33th Tehran Short Film International Festival, Iran

2016   “The provisional Death of Bees”, 7th Iranian Short Film Association

2013   “The Sheltering Sky”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

2013   “The Sheltering Sky”, Tasvir-e Sal Festival, Tehran, Iran

2013   “The Straw Feast”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

2012   “Still at Last”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

 

Award

(Photography)

2019     Gold Medal in Trierenberg Super Circuit, Linz, Austria

2019     nominated (portrait  Professional category) in FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS   (FAPA)

2019     Finalist in The International women photography association(IWPA), France

2019    Honorable Mention from Tokyo International Photo Award, Japan

2018    finalist in Center OF Contemporary Artist (COCA), Italy

2018   The Alfred Fried Peace Medal, Alfred Fried Photography Award, Vienna, Austria

2018   Finalist, Focus on Iran3, Farhang foundation, Los-Angeles, US

2018   Finalist in Kuala Lumpur International Photo awards, Malaysia

2015   Finalist in Kuala Lumpur International Photo awards, Malaysia

 

(Film)

2017   Best Short Film for “The provisional Death of Bees”, Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes, France

2017   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, 6th Khorshid short film festival, Bandar Abbas, Iran

2017   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, Action on Film Festival, USA

2017   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees” in Woodengate International film festival, Romania

2017   Special Mention for “The Provisional Death Bees”, Signes de Nuit, Italy

2017   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, Binalood Film Festival, Mashhad, Iran

2016   Best Sound, Best Set Design, Best Photography, for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, 13th Nahal Film Festival, Iran

2016   Special Jury Award for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, 13th Nahal Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

2016     Nominated for the best short film for “The Provisional Death of bees”, Tehran Short Film Festival, Iran

2013   Best Experimental Documentary for “The Sheltering Sky”, 4th Khorshid Independent Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

2013   Special Jury Award for “The Sheltering Sky”, 4th Khorshid Independent Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

 

(Academic)

2016   Best Thesis of the Year in Art, “Self-Reflexivity in Iranian Cinema”, Iran

 

Publication

(Photo)

2019     ” Reading for Tehran streets”, Chaeg Magazine, south coria,

2019     “Reading for Tehran streets”, Dastan Magazine, 101, Tehran, Iran

2019     “concealment”, Dodho magazine, 07 Issue, spain

2019    «Die einzigen Orte, an denen man sich frei fühlen kann», Written by Renate Van Der Zee, Bellevue Magazine

2019    “In DE CAFES VOELEN WE ONS VRIJ” Written by Renate Van Der Zee, flow magazine, The netherlands

2019   “A Silent Act of Resistance’: the hidden tattoo studios of Tehran”, Written by Renate Van Der Zee, Guardian Newspaper, London, UK

2019   ”Yoga in Streng Islamitisch Iran” Written by Renate Van Der Zee, Yoga International Magazine, Netherland

2018   “Tehran Coffee Houses” written by Renate Van Der Zee, HP Magazine, The Netherlands

 

(Article)
2020    “Staged Photography, the art of reflection”, academic article, Photography Magazine, No5, Tehran, Iran

2017   “Self-Reflexivity and its Functions in Cinema”, academic article, Journal of Dramatic Art and Music, Tehran, Iran

 

(Interview)
2020   “Dedication to Idea and Concept”, by Niloofar Shandiz, Sazandegi Newspaper, Iran

2019   “experience in making short film”, by Roozbeh Panahpoor, 24 magazine, Iran

2017   “Dromen Van Vrijheid in Tehran”, by Renate Van Der Zee, Opzij Magazine, Netherland

 

 

Lecture

2018   “Staged Photography”, Photograph Magazine, Tehran, Iran

2014   “Searching for a Possible Relation between Cinema and Photography”, Art University, Tehran, Iran