• Exhibitions:

Solo:

Group:

  • 2018 In the Fields of Empty Days: The Intersection of Past and Present in Iranian Art
  • 2018 "Hard Truths" 5 freelance photographers on an assignment for The New York Times, at Sotheby's London, England
  • 2017 Co-Curator, Iran Year 38, Arles Photo Festival, Arles, France
  • 2017 Women Seeing Women by Magnum Photographers, Stalet-Wise Gallery, NYC, USA
  • 2017 Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, USA
  • 2016 Magnum New Blood, Milk Gallery, New York, USA
  • 2016 Parallel Looks - Spain and Iran, Silkroad Gallery, Tehran, Iran
  • 2016 Yinchuan Biennale, Museum of Contemporary Art Yinchuan (MOCA Yinchuan), China
  • 2016 Exhibition at the O.P.E.N, Singapore International Festival of Arts, Singapore
  • 2016 Mass Individualism: A form of multitude, Ab/Anbar Gallery, Tehran, Iran
  • 2016 She who tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, USA
  • 2016 New Magnum Photographers Exhibition, London, England
  • 2016 Magnum Photos Newest Nominees, Milk Gallery, New York, USA
  • 2016 Art Basel Hong Kong- Newsha Tavakolian: “Blank Pages of an Iranian Photo Album”, Thomas Erben Gallery
  • 2016 LACMA Exhibition, Los Angeles, USA
  • 2015 56th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
  • 2013 “Listen”, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA
  • 2013 Maria Series, Mark Hachem Gallery, Art Paris, Paris, France
  • 2012 Listen, Paris Photo, Paris, France
  • 2012 Maria Series, III Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, Russia
  • 2012 Maria Series, Mark Hachem Gallery, The Other Resurrection Show, Beirut, Lebanon
  • 2012 British Museum, Hajj, Journey of a Lifetime, London, United Kingdom
  • 2012 May Your Wish Come True, Gonzalez Hulshof Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2012 Somehow, Somewhat In The middle of Things, Lhgwr Gallery, The Hague, The Netherlands
  • 2012 Listen, Art Dubai, Aaran Gallery, Dubai, UAE
  • 2012 Listen, The Empty Quarter Fine Art Gallery, Women on the Verge, Dubai, UAE
  • 2011 Listen, Margins at 7th Photo, Biennial Poznan, Poland
  • 2011 Listen, The Third Line Gallery, Snail Fever, Video and Pictures, Dubai, UAE
  • 2011 Listen, The Empty Quarter Fine Art Gallery in Menasart Fair, Beirut, Lebanon
  • 2011The Day I Became a Woman, Nicolas Silin Gallery, Paris, France
  • 2011 Listen, Morono Kiang Gallery, My super Hero, Los Angeles, USA
  • 2010 Black or White, Gallery Verso, Turin, Italy
  • 2010 No More Bad Girls, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
  • 2010 Newsha Tavakolian, Thomas Erben Gallery New York, Duo show, New York City, USA
  • 2009 Art Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • 2009 Iran Inside Out, Chelsea Art Museum, New York City, United States
  • 2008 Made in Tehran: 6 Frauen-Blicke, Cicero Galerie, Berlin, Germany
  • 2008 EVE women photographers collective Angkor Photography Festival, Cambodia
  • 2007 EVE women photographers collective slideshow at Visa pour L'image, Perpignan, France
  • 2006 EVE women photographers collective Gijón International Festival of Photojournalism, Gijon, Spain
  • 2005 Mothers of Martyrs, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran, Iran
  • 2002 Women in Iran, Asar Gallery, Tehran, Iran
  • 1999 News, Khaneh Gallery, Tehran, Iran

Awards:

  • 2017 International Award of Photography-Hall of Fame
  • 2016 Shortlisted for the BMW Art Journey
  • 2016 Shortlisted for the Kraszna-Krausz Book Awards for the Best Photography Book
  • 2016 Picture of the Year Award, First Place Feature Story
  • 2015 Principal Prince Claus Award
  • 2014 Fifth laureate of the Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award
  • 2009 Magic of Persia Contemporary Art Prize Finalist, United Kingdom
  • 2007 Inge Morath Award, Finalist, Magnum Photo Agency, New York, United States
  • 2006 Joop Swart Masterclass, World Press Photo, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2006 Still Photography Award from the All Roads Film Project, National Geographic, Washington, D.C, USA
  • 2003 Runner-up in Picture of the Year International Competition, Magazine Feature Category, National Press Photographers Association and Missouri School of Journalism, USA

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