Heja Rahiminia

Born 1986 in Marivan, Iran

Education
2003-2005 Associate in computer software. Tabriz technical college
2006-2010 BA, Photography, Art University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
2010-2012 MA, Research of Art, Art University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran

Solo Exhibition
2009 Nature Pieces, Kosar Art Gallery. Isfahan, Iran
2018 Kurdish typology, Festimatge Phtotography Festival, Callela, Spain
2015 Amaje, Azad Art Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2012 Twilight, Shanidar Art Gallery Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
2012 Twilight, Amna Soraka Museum. Sulaimanieh, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
2011 Halt, Matn Art Gallery. Isfahan, Iran 2009 Nature Pieces, Kosar Art Gallery. Isfahan, Iran

Group Exhibition
2019 Forgive executions, O Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2009 A Review on Iranian contemporary photography, Moza Khana Art Gallery. Sulaimanieh, Iraq
2018 Rise Art Prize Finalists, House of Vans, London, UK
2017 The Settlement of The Time, Istanbul Art Fair 27th, Artist 2017. Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Peace on paper, Iranian Artists Biennale, Isfahan museum of contemporary arts. Isfahan, Iran
2016 Peace on paper, Iranian Artists Biennale, Niavaran Cultural center. Tehran, Iran
2016 Scream from Mesopotamia, Artist Union Gallery. Yerevan, Armenia 2014 Small Works, No6 Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2014 For Rojava (Kobani), Amed Gallery. Diyarbakir, Turkey 2012 Circle, Group Exhibition, Hoze Honari Gallery. Sanandaj, Iran
2010 Experiences in contemporary documentary photography, Farvahar Gallery. Tehran, Iran
2009 A Review on Iranian contemporary photography, Moza Khana Art Gallery. Sulaimanieh, Iraq

AWARDS
2018 Finalist Artist in Rise Art Prize (International Contemporary Art Competition), London, UK
2018 Nominated for Global Artist of the Year, Rise Art Prize, London, UK
2018 Commendation, Festimatge Photography Festival, Calella, Spain
2010 3rd Place, Iranian Photography Biennial, Tehran, Iran

Employments and teaching experianses
2011-2012 Teaching Photography at Isfahan Art University. Isfahan, Iran
2011-2012 Teaching Photography at Kashane Honar art academy. Isfahan, Iran
2011-2012 Teaching Photography at Sanato Madan Academy. Isfahan, Iran
2012 Secretary of the photo festival "Isfahan Civil and Housing"
2012-2013 Contemporary Photography Workshop at Amnaa Soraka museum. Sulaimanieh, Iraq
2012-2013 Teaching Photography at Vajin Institute. Mariwan, Iran
2013-2014 Teaching Photography at Elmo Farhang College of art. Sanandaj, Iran
2015 Jury member of the Photography Festival "Special Rites of Iran"
2015-2017 Documentary and advertising photographer at Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran. Tehran, Iran
2016- 2017 Teaching Photography at Sore Art University. Tehran, Iran
2017 Photography from Iranian Carpet for Carpet Museum of Iran. Tehran, Iran
2017 Photography from Art works for Fine Art Museum of Sadabad Palace. Tehran, Iran
2019 Advertising manager in Istak drink Company