Negar Behbahani

Negar Behbahani
Multidisciplinary artist

Born: 1983, Tehran, Iran
Lives: New York

2014 MPS, New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, ITP, New York, NY
2005B.A. Music, Azad Art and Architecture University, Tehran

Film Festivals and Exhibitions
2015 Women: Experimental Films, The Shed space at BAX, Brooklyn, NY
2014 House of Strength, DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
  The Garage Door Video Series: "Between Now and Then", (Curated by Shireen Abrishamian and Banyi Huang), Bric House, New York, NY
  A tide of memory, Miranda Art Project Space, Portchester, NY
  27th Instants Video Festival, Marseille, France
  Women Past, The Shed space at Barbes, Brooklyn, NY
  Are we Already Gone?, Flickerlab Exhibition, New York, NY
2013 LOOKS LIKE TORTURE, (Co-curated by Nicholas Cohn Art Projects and Amy Kisch of AKArt), HERE art center, New York, NY
  Big Screens, IAC, New York, NY
  Tree Time, Little Field, NY
  Life in a Long Shot, 319 Scholes, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Global Groove, 1973/2012, (Curated by Michael Rush), "Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum", East Lansing, MI
  Mise en abyme, (Curated by Sandra Skurvida), La Elástica, Montreal, Canada
2011 TVDinner: public art exhibition (curated by Sandra Skurvida), Immigrant Movement International, Queens, NY
  7th International short film festival Detmold, Germany
  Women’s Voices from the Muslim world: A short film festival, Los Angeles
  Antinormanybody: Experimental Video and Portraiture (curated by Barrak Alzaid in partnership with International Resource Network), Kleio Projects, New York
  The Bold & the Beautiful, Aaran Art gallery, Tehran, Iran
  Visceral experience, Makan Art Space, Amman, Jordan
  Disturbing the Public Opinion - Art, culture and action - Another possible image of Iran, RödaSten, Goteborg
2010 Third Eye, White box gallery, New York, NY
  In the Praise of Narration, Mohsen gallery, Tehran
  SanctionedArray, White Box gallery, New York, NY
2009 Canada’s 1st Iranian short film festival, Toronto
  Video/Sound/Performance Group Exhibition; Limited Access II, Azad art gallery, Tehran
  Conceptual Group Exhibition; Dissolving, Aaran art gallery, Tehran
2008 6th the Image of Year Festival (Video Arts), Tehran
  3rd International Student Film Camp "Interaction-Zlatibor", Serbia
  #6 Berlinale Talent Campus, Germany
  Nominated: The Best Art Film; Culture Unplugged Film Festival, East Speaks Here, IN-USA-NZ
  Encounters with Asian Cinema, Rome, Italy
  Conceptual Group Exhibition; Childhood, Tehran, Position (Video/Performance/Installation project)
2007 Negareh magazine opening ceremony, Iranian Artists Forum, Tehran
  5th The Image of Year Festival (Video Arts), Tehran
  9th Up-and-Coming Film Festival, Hannover, Germany
  Women’s Film and Media Arts Festival, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
2006 Tehran 11th International & 23rd National Short Film Festival, Iran
  Kin International Film Festival, Armenia
  Incubus#Matrice, Tehran, Iran

Artist in Residence
2014 MAPSpace - Miranda Arts Project Space, Port Chester, NY
20083rd International Student Film Camp "Interaction-Zlatibor", Serbia

2007Trio-1 (Various Artists, Hermes Records) Composer of the track "Biography", Duet for Piano and Electronics
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