Parviz Kalantari

Born in 1931, Zanjan
BA in Painting, Fine Arts Faculty, Tehran University, 1959
Numerous individual and group exhibitions in Iran and abroad
Art Professor

Solo Exhibitions:
1961: Fine Arts Faculty, Tehran
1970: Fine Arts Faculty, Tehran
1972: Seyhoun Gallery, Tehran
1973: Kerman Arts Museum, Kerman
1975: Seyhoun Gallery, Tehran
1987: Ketab-Sara Art Gallery, Tehran
1990: Ketab-Sara Art Gallery, Tehran
1991: Classic Art Gallery, Isfahan
1991: Hourian Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA
1992: Pariz Art Gallery, Rafsanjan, Kerman

Group Exhibitions:
1967: Modern Iranian Art Exhibition, Columbia University, New York, USA
1970: "25 Years of Contemporary Iranian Art", Tehran
1974: Commemorating Exhibition for Asian Games, Tehran
1974: Qandriz Gallery's 100th Show, Tehran
1976: Contemporary Iranian Arts Exhibition, America-Iran Society, Tehran
1974: Iranian Section, International Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
1977: Iranian Section, Wash Art Exhibition, Washington DC, USA
1983: Asia Pacific Museum, Pasadena, California, USA
1988: Wagner Gallery, Ditzenbach, Germany
1991: Taijan Expo, South Korea
1993: Lilat Cala Exhibition, New Delhi
1993: Second Biennale Art Exhibition, Tehran
1995: Third Biennale Art Exhibition, Tehran
1996: Group Exhibition, California, USA
1997: MK2 Exhibition, Paris, France
1997: Fourth Biennale Art Exhibition, Tehran
1998: UN Building, New York, USA
1999: First Drawing Biennale, Tehran
1999: "Iranian Contemporary Arts Exhibition", thanks to the Tehran Contemporary Arts Museum, London, Bern and Geneva
2000: Aztec Gallery, Madrid
2001: "Iranian Contemporary Arts Exhibition", London

Other Activities:
1960: Participation in a Seminar on "Preparation and Production of Textbooks" and a training period at "Danrow Studio" on "Book Illustration", New York
1970: Participation in a course on the teaching of art to children at the Junior Art Center, California
1978: Participation in the seminar "Education through Art", Adelaide University, Australia
1988: Several of his paintings were reproduced on UNICEF postcards, and one of them is made into a UN postage stamp.
A lecture on "Iranian Contemporary Painting" at California University, Berkley
1960- Teaching Painting at Fine Arts Faculty, Tehran University
1968-1978, Director of Art Education at "Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults", Tehran
1980- Writing a number of articles on art and artists in Iran, which have been published in various Tehran periodicals.

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