Asieh Salimian: Feminist and emerging curator and art critic, contemporary art and transnational feminism.
Master of Arts Research, freelance curator, lives and works between Europe (Berlin) and Iran (Tehran). born 1988 in Isfahan.

Salimian's curatorial interest focuses on feminism, transnational issues and issues of hegemony in the field of contemporary art.
From 2016 to 2019 Salimian curated several exhibitions in Europe and Iran with international artists.
In 2015 she initiated the interdisciplinary researchers and artists network "Factory TT" with Shahram Entekhabi.
2016-2020 Several research stays in the video forum of Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) Berlin


Exhibitions and Projects:

Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining (Extended Exhibition / Online Screening) , curated by Asieh Salimian , Wednesday, 2. March - Monday, 7. March, 2022

Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining (Exhibition of Video Art Works Co-produced by Factory TT) , curated by Asieh Salimian , Aria Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2022

My Very First Time (Exhibition of Video Art Works Co-produced by Factory TT) , curated by Asieh Salimian , ACE gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2020

Upgrade (Video-based group exhibition) , curated by Asieh Salimian , Mahe Mehr Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2019

The Probable Truth (About Power and Social Identity) , curated by Asieh Salimian, Vista art Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2019

New message to Europe, curated by Asieh Salimian, kunsthal 314, Bergen, Norway ,2019

Speaking for themselves (Contemporary art from Iran) ,curated by Shahram Entekhabi & Asieh Salimian, Katharina Maria Raab Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2019

Power Struggle, curated by Asieh Salimian in collaboration with and Katharina Maria Raab, Mahe-Mehr Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2019

Infertility, Curators: Shahram Entekhabi and Asieh Salimian, A Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2018
City of Tales, Site-specific exhibition of contemporary art, Curated by Asieh Salimian, Tehran, Iran, 2018

Beyond the Exhibition (3,14), curated by Asieh Salimian and Shahram Entekhabi, Kunsthall 3,14, Bergen, Norway, 2018

Beyond the Exhibit (Berlin), Contextualising Emerging Iranian Artists, curated by Shahram Entekhabi and Asieh Salimian, Gallery Katharina Maria Raab, Berlin, January 6th, 2018
Copy / Paste II, curator Shahram Entekhabi, co-cutaror Asieh Salimian, CC. Art Space and Aknoon Gallery, Isfahan, Iran, 2017

Tabdil Tolid, site specific performances, curaing by Asieh Salimian, Safavi House, Isfahan, Iran 2017

Tabdil Tolid (Ardebil), The First Performance and Environmental Art Festival, cutarting by Shahram Salimian and Asieh Salimian,  Ardebil, Iran, 2017
Copy / Paste (Tehran), curator Shahram Entekhabi, co-curating Asieh Salimian, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran 2016


Selected Talk, Panel Discussion and Presentation:


Probable Truth (About Power and Social Identity), Vista Art Gallery, Tehran, 30th Agust 2019

Self, Power and Politic, Discussion Panel on the topic of the "Power Struggle" exhibition, Mahe Mehr Gallery, Tehran, 25th January 2019

Tehran Contemporary, 2nd International Conference of the Central and West Asia and Diasporas Research Network, BIM Berliner Institut für empirische Integration- und Migrationsforschung, 25th July 2018

In the chains of time, panel discussion on exploring Iran's artistic scene, Tehran, Tuesday 3 July 2018

Impacts on the Iran art scene today, KUNST HALL 3,14, Bergen, Norway, 2nd March 2018

Contemporary Art Production in Iran and Beyond, Gallery Katharina Maria Raab, Berlin, Germany, 11th January 2018

Tabdil / Tolid (Conversion / Production), Fadak Art and Culture Complex, Ardabil, Iran, 20th - 25th April 2017

Residency:
n.b.k (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein) berlin, Germani, 2019
n.b.k (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein) berlin, Germani, 2018
n.b.k (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein) berlin, Germani, 2017-2018
n.b.k (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein) berlin, Germani, 2017
n.b.k (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein) berlin, Germani, 2016