2019 Master of Visual Studies, University of Toronto
2017 Deep Listening Certificate, Center for Deep Listening, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2016 Post-Graduate Certificate in Visual Studies, OCAD University (Florence, Italy)
2015 BFA, Drawing & Painting, OCAD University (Toronto, Canada)
2005 Classical Piano Studies Certificate, The New Conservatory of Music (Toronto, Canada)
SOLO & 2 PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2018 When Sound Becomes a Line: Ode to the Garden, collaborative exhibit with Takamitsu Ohta, Bonjour! Gendai-Bunmei 現代文明.
2017 Mapping Time: Harmonic Studies for Vera Rubin, Xpace Cultural Centre. Toronto, CA
2016 Syzygy: An Absurdist Opera, 26. Toronto, CA
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Stalking the Blue-Eyed Scallop, group exhibition at Little Sister Gallery. Toronto, CA.
2017 The Spirit of Difficulty: Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts. Toronto, CA
2017 Gowlings Art Auction, Toronto, CA
2017 AHGSA York University Art Fundraiser, The Gallery: Artscape Wychwood Barns. Toronto, CA
2016 Florence Program Exhibition, Great Hall OCAD University. Toronto, CA
2016 Place-Making, Giardino dell'Orticoltura. Florence, IT
2016 A Dialogue with the Street, ON Gallery. Florence, IT
2016 Disparate Connections, Mayday Club. Florence, IT
2016 Cross Section, OCAD University. Florence, IT
2015 Open Studio, OCAD University. Florence, IT
2015 Timeraiser, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery. Toronto, CA
2015 OCAD University’s Graduate Exhibition (OCAD U). Toronto, CA
2015 A Home for...[Celestial Rhythms], Apartment Group Show. Toronto, CA
2014 Two-Week Marriage, Transit Space (OCAD U). Toronto, CA
2014 Figurative Exhibition, ARC (Artist Resource Centre). Toronto, CA
2014 Salon Show, Project Gallery. Toronto, CA
2014 Forum, Xpace Cultural Centre, Curated by Jennie Suddick. Toronto, CA
2014 Aperture, Project Gallery. Toronto, CA
2013 Imminent Art Group Show & Auction, Burroughs Building, curated by Catherine Wilson. Toronto, CA
2013 Retrospective Show, OCAD University, Grand Hall. Toronto, CA
2013 Swap, Xpace Cultural Centre, curated by Jennie Suddick. Toronto, CA
2013 The Art of Figure Show, OCAD University, curated by Bogdan Luca. Toronto, CA
2012 The Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre (Public Display). Richmond Hill, CA
2012 Transformation, Xpace Cultural Centre, curated by Cameron Lee. Toronto, CA
2012 Annual Art Show, University of Toronto. Toronto, CA
2011 Creative Heart Collective, Gladstone Hotel, curated by Vanessa Seneriches. Toronto, CA
2011 Faces of OCAD, OCAD U Student Gallery. Toronto, CA
2018 The Expanded Universe (An Homage to Page), in collaboration with Amina Holloway and Kate Rogers. David Dunlap
Observatory. Richmond Hill, CA.
2018 Wave Farm Radio | Saturday Night Special (Dan Tapper's exhibition Turbulent Forms in collaboration with Allison
Cameron, Bekah Ann Simms and Mehrnaz Rohbakhsh)
2017 Nuit Blanche Music Performance [in collaboration with Kat Estacio and Kristina Guison] Aga Khan Museum
2017 Sound Travels Festival of Sound Art (NAISA): Nova Concert, Canadian Music Centre
[alongside Allison Cameron and Bekah Ann Simms, as part of Dan Tapper's Turbulent Forms exhibition]
2016 Music from Scratch, in collaboration with Contact Contemporary Music. Canadian Music Centre. Toronto
2018 Fatemeh Mazda-Ganjavi Scholarship
2018 Ontario Graduate Scholarship - Queen Elizabeth II (OGS, QEII-GSST)
2017 Exhibition Assistance, Ontario Arts Council
2017 David Buller Memorial Scholarship, University of Toronto
2015 Anne Adler Kagan Award, OCAD University
Based on research-oriented work for BFA thesis
2018 Exhibition review, When Sound Becomes a Line: Ode to the Garden. F.Atsui for Kyoto Arts Center, Newsletter: Vol.221. October
2017 Exhibition review, Mapping Time: Harmonic Studies for Vera Rubin. Terence Dick for Akimbo
2019 Course Instructor, University of Toronto (Visual Strategies)
2018 Teaching Assistant, University of Toronto (Visual Concepts, Professor Lisa Steele)
2018 Teaching Assistant, OCAD University (Professional Practice, Professor Jennie Suddick)
2018 Teaching Assistant, University of Toronto (Visual Strategies, Professor Kristie MacDonald)
2017 Teaching Assistant, OCAD University (Professional Practice. Professor Kika Thorne)
2017 Teaching Assistant, University of Toronto (Visual Concepts. Professor Lisa Steele)
2017 Teaching Assistant, OCAD University (Professional Practice. Professor Jennie Suddick)
2017 Class Assistant, OCAD University (Thesis Drawing & Painting, Professor James Olley)
2016 Teaching Assistant, OCAD University (Professional Practice. Professor Michelle Forsyth)
WORK IN THE ARTS
2017 Gallery Attendant, Art Museum at the University of Toronto
2017 Artist Assistant, Kathleen Hearn
2017 Artist Assistant, Colette Laliberte
2016 Studio Monitor, OCAD University (Florence Campus)
2015 Art Instructor, Artlicious Studios
2014 Walnut Studios, Toronto.
2012 Artist assistant, Cesan d’Ornellas Levine.
2011 Fashion Illustrator for Toronto Styles/The Grid Blog.
2017 Dabke Projects: Art workshops with refugee Syrian youth in Toronto
2017 Tapestry Opera
2016 Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Art Instructor
2016 Canadian Music Centre (CMC)
2014 SKETCH. Creating art workshops for youth living in shelters in Toronto
2014 FAC, Feminist Art Conference, OCAD University
2013 Toronto Symphony Orchestra
2018 Self-directed study with Charles Stankievech, Sound Art in Contemporary Iran
2014 Self-directed study with Dr. Spencer J. Harrison, The Politics of Alternative Public Art Spaces in Toronto
LECTURES | TALKS
2018 When John Cage Visited Shiraz: A History of Sound Art in Iran. Conference paper at SEM (Niagara Chapter for Society for
Ethnomusicology). Ryerson University.
2017 Knowledge Through Translation: Equations, Drawings and Sound. MEDUSA Conference. University of Toronto.
2017 Knowledge Through Translation. Decelerated Dialogues, Y+ Contemporary, Toronto.
2017 The Politics of Architectural Spaces in Opera in the Age of Technology. Festival of Original Theatre (FOOT), Sounding the Inner Ear of Performance. University of Toronto.
2017 Guest Artist Lecture for Cross-Disciplinary Art: Life Studies Thesis, OCAD University.
2016 Guest Artist Lecture for Drawing & Painting Thesis Students, OCAD University.
2014 Music and Quantum Mechanics. Forum, Grand Hall OCAD University.
2014 A Study of Alternative Public Spaces in Toronto. Xpace Gallery, Toronto.
2013 Stranger/Biganeh. Xpace Gallery, Toronto.
2016 Good Measure, KAPSULA (online magazine), Toronto.
2014 Forum, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto.
2013 SWAP, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto.
2012 Transformation, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto.
2016 Canadian Music Centre Residency for Young Composers.
2018 Board of Directors, Arraymusic
2017 Digital Dramaturgy Lab (DDL), University of Toronto.
2012 Annual Richmond Hill Studio Tour & Art Sale. Assisting in the sales of Cesan d’Ornellas Levine.