Maryam Hoseini

b. 1988
Born in Tehran, Iran
Lives and works in New York 

EDUCATION

2016 M.F.A. Milton Avery School of the Arts, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

2016 M.F.A. School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2012 B.A. Graphic Design, Sooreh Art University, Tehran, Iran 

EXHIBITIONS

2018

Body Armor, curated by Jocelyn Miller, MoMA PS1, New York, NY

2017

Of Strangers and Parrots, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Sedentary Fragmentation, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

Echo, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA

We the watchers are also the bodies, Hercules Art Studio Program, New York, NY

on the bank of what river?, Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016

Night at the Museum, MOMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

EXPO Chicago, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Bard MFA Thesis Show, Milton Avery School of the Arts, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Luminarts Cultural Foundation Visual Arts Fellowship Finalists Exhibition, the Union League Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL

We the Dulles, THE FORT, Brooklyn, NY

8 Artists Walk Into A Bar, Falcon’s Nest, Los Angeles, CA

2015

Duck Show, Minotaur Projects, Los Angeles, CA Awards & Fellowships

2014

The Other Side of Visibility, Mottahedan Projects, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Good News from Iran, The Munich Cultural Center at Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany

Paintingwall (Janus at 8:16), Touch Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2013

Good News From Iran, Gallery Frank Pages, Geneva, Switzerland

2012

Prestressed, Mah Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran 

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2017

Other Hours, curated by Maryam Hoseini and Phoebe d’Heurle, 601Artspace, New York, NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017

Paddy Johnson and William Powhida, “What Curators Really Think: A Cringe Worthy Report,” Explain Me Podcast, December 29

Jerry Saltz, “To Do: December 13-27,” New York Magazine, page 120, December 13

Jerry Saltz, “The 10 Best Art Achievements of 2017,” Vulture, December 8

Kat Herriman, “Critics’ Pick: Maryam Hoseini,” Artforum, November 17

Gallagher, Emily. “What To See Now: New York November 2017,” Cultured Magazine, November 1

“Queer Spa,” PIN-UP Magazine, Issue 22, September 1

Shams, Alex. “Sedentary Fragmentation: Toward a Genealogy of Chicago’s Iranian Art Scene,” Ajam Media Collective, August 22

Fallahpisheh, Hadi and Olken, George. “Thinks: Mistaken Identity,” Bad At Sports, August 19

Hawbaker, KT. “Mapping Out Chicago’s Legacy of Iranian-American Art,” Chicago Tribune, August 18

Johnson, Rindon. “All The Feels,” Cultured Magazine, July 1

Kalinovsky, Roman. “A Hybrid State: Art by Seven Iranian-American Women,” Art Critical, July 5

McQuaid, Cate. “At Gallery Kayafas, Art From Iranian Women,” Boston Globe. June 22

Interview with the artist, Induction Burners Podcast, Episode 4, February 21

2016

Cascone, Sarah. “MoMA PS1’s ‘Night at the Museum,’ ArtNet News. August 27

PUBLICATIONS

2017

“The Artists’ Artists,” Artforum, page 69, December 1.

AWARDS & FELLOWSHIPS

2016

Luminarts Visual Arts Fellowship, Chicago, IL

2016-2014

New Artist Society and Full Merit Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Merit Scholarship and Fellowship, Bard College, Annadale-on-Hudson, NY