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Abbas Akhavan  1977, IR

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1977 Born in Tehran (IR)

Lives and works in Toronto, ON (CA)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 44  Please report missing Information

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   Abbas Akhavan - Green House - The Western Front, Vancouver, BC

   Abbas Akhavan - Beacon - Fonderie Darling, Montreal, QC

   Islands - The Third Line - Dubai, Dubai

   vacate - Storage Gallery, Vancouver, BC


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   CounterIntelligence - Justina M Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
   The Politics Of Food - Delfina Foundation, London

   4th Athens Biennale 2013 - Agora - Athens Biennial, Athens
Description  Encyclonospace Iranica - Access Gallery, Vancouver, BC

   Reflecting on Reflection - Galeri Mana, Istanbul
   Material Information - Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen
   Tools for Conviviality - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
   Marina Roy & Abbas Akhavan - Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, BC
   Bucharest Biennale 5 - Bucharest Biennale for Contemporary Art, Bucharest
   Gold - Belvedere, Vienna
   So Far So Good - - Extra Extra, Philadelphia, PA (closed, 2012)

Description  Iran via Video Current - Thomas Erben Gallery, New York City, NY
   The Third Line - Traffic, Dubai
Description  Seeing is believing - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   Changing Stakes: Contemporary Art Dialogues With Dubai - Mercer Union - A Centre For Contemporary Visual Art, Toronto, ON
   Snail Fever - The Third Line - Dubai, Dubai

   THE STATE - Works from The Farook Collection - Traffic, Dubai
   Enthusiasm - Red Bull 381 Projects, Toronto, ON
   The Traveling Show - Botkyrka Konsthall, Tumba
   From A to B - MKG127, Toronto, ON

   Speaking Truth to Reconciliation (a project in two parts) - Artspeak, Vancouver, BC
   Summer 7 - The Third Line - Doha, Doha
   Menagerie - Axeneo07, Gatineau, QC
   Ménagerie - Axeneo07, Gatineau, QC
   How Soon Is Now - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

   shrink-wrapped - Or Gallery - Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
   Orientalism and Ephemera - Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
   Neighbours - Vivo Media Arts Centre, Vancouver, BC
   When the Mood Strikes Us - Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
   When the Mood Strikes Us… - Platform: Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler - The Western Front, Vancouver, BC
   Orientalism and Ephemera - Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, BC
   Paysages Urbains - Galerie Samuel Lallouz, Montreal, QC

   About Time 2 - KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg (former Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum), Aalborg
   long distance, between location and emotion - The Third Line - Dubai, Dubai

   Strange Bedfellows - The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   RBC Canadian Painting Competition - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   The Packet Agency - Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
   common room - - Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, BC (closed, 2008)

   greener pastures - Open Space, Victoria, BC


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 The Apartment, Vancouver, BC


 The Third Line - Doha, Doha

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 The Third Line - Dubai, Dubai


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