Maryam Ghoreishi is an independent artist, curator, and arts administrator based in Brooklyn. She received her B.F.A and M.F.A in Iran and her M.A in Visual Arts Administration from New York University. As an artist she participated in various solo and group exhibitions in Iran, Lebanon, Italy, England, Canada, and the U.S. She worked as a Project Manager for Asia Contemporary Art Week and organized Open Studios, in New York and FIELD MEETING Take 6: Thinking Collections, in Dubai. Most recently Ghoreishi curated Out of Sight, Beyond Touch, at the Center for Book Arts, New York, 2021. Other curated shows include Who Really Cares, Cathouse Proper, Brooklyn, 2019. She also co-curated Pop-up Exhibitions, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, 2019 and MAPPING OUT A FIELD, Zanbeel Art, Los Angeles, 2020. She was featured in Special Week of Shows-within-a-Show on Art at a Time Like This online platform in 2020. Currently, she works at Residency Unlimited as Program Manager.
Born in Mashhad, Iran
M.A. Visual Arts Administration, New York University, 2019
M.A. Painting, Alzahra University, Tehran, Iran, 2009
B.A. Painting, Art University, Tehran, Iran, 2006
FIELD MEETING Take 6: Thinking Collections, Dubai, UAE, 2019
—Introduced as the signature program of Asia Contemporary Art Week (ACAW) in 2014, FIELD MEETING is an exhibition in the form of a two-day forum, centered around the medium of lecture-performance.
Nowruzaneh (refers to the Persian New Year), 2013- 2017
—Organized by Chav Printmaking Studio in Tehran, Nowruzaneh is an annual miniprint international exhibition. The first Nowruzaneh was held in 2013, with 24 participant artists in Iran and it was extended to other countries. The seventh Nowruzaneh was in collaboration with Chicago Printmakers Collaborative (CPC) and Milano Printmakers Associazione Culturale in Milan, Italy featured over 120 miniprints of 90 artists from Iran, Italy, and Chicago in seven cities in Iran, Italy, Norway, and the U.S.
Haft-Negah, Tehran, Iran, 2013
—Haft-Negah is an annual art fair organized by 7 leading galleries in Tehran and presented over 300 artists at Niavaran Cultural Center.
Painting, Nar Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2009
Collagism, The Museum Strathroy-Caradoc, Strathroy, Canada, 2016
Nowruzaneh, The Fifth Annual Miniprint Exhibition, Chav Studio, Tehran, Iran, 2015
Sense Not, No Nation - Art Gallery, Chicago, 2014
Art for Peace, Pasfarda Art & Cultural Exchange, Chicago, 2014
First Annual of Printmaking Exchange, Laleh Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2014
Sanati Museum Of Contemporary Art, Kerman, Iran, 2014
Aban Gallery, Mashhad, Iran, 2014
Nowruzaneh, The Fourth Annual Miniprint Exhibition , Chav studio, Tehran, Iran and Azarnour Gallery, Mashhad, Iran, 2013
XLarge, Printmaking, Ehale Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2013
Nowruzaneh,The Third Annual Miniprint Exhibition , Chav Studio, Tehran, Iran, Narvan Gallery, Mashhad, Iran, Tekyyeh Moavenolmolk, Kermanshah, Iran, Shahkar Gallery, kerman, Iran, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, and Castello Ducale, Toure Matjoure, Italy, 2013
Elahe Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2012
Printmaking Today, Saba Cultural & Artistic Institute, Tehran, Iran, 2012
Heart of Iran, State Capitol, California, 2012
Nowruzaneh, The Second Annual Miniprint Exhibition, Chav Studio, Tehran, Iran, 2012 Haft Negah Art Fair, Niavaran Cultural Center, Tehran, Iran, 2012
Aria Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2011
Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2010
66Gallery , Tehran, Iran, 2010
The Running Horse Art Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon, 2010
JTM Gallery, Paris, France, 2010
Kamalolmolk Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2008
Laleh Gallery, Tehran, Iran, 2003