Asieh Salimian was born in Isfahan, Iran in 1988. There she also finished her primary and secondary education followed by a master's degree in Communication design.
From 2016 to 2019, Salimian had several research stays at Salimian'the Video-Forum of Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) Berlin, a collection of international video art from the 1960s to the present.
Salimian's curatorial interest is focusing on transnational issues and question of hegemony in the art field