Print Paper Size: 13 x 29 inches
Print Image Size: 12 x 28 inches
Edition of 20 and 5 Artist\’s Proofs
Signed and numbered by the artist
Shirin Neshat (born in Iran, 1957) is an artist and filmmaker living in New York. She has mounted numerous solo exhibitions internationally, including at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Serpentine Gallery, London; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin; and Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. Recent solo exhibitions were at Kunstraum Dornbirn, Austria; Faurschou Foundation, Copenhagen; Kunsthalle Tübingen, Germany; and Museo Correr, Venice, which was an official corollary event to the 57th Biennale di Venezia in 2017. A major retrospective of her work was exhibited at the Detroit Institute of Arts in 2013. Neshat was awarded the Golden Lion Award, the First International Prize at the 48th Biennale di Venezia (1999), the Hiroshima Freedom Prize (2005), and the Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize (2006). In 2017, Neshat was awarded the prestigious Praemium Imperiale award for Painting. That same year, Neshat directed Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida at the Salzburg Festival. Neshat recently completed her second feature-length film, entitled Looking for Oum Kulthum, which has been shown internationally at festivals in Doha, Qatar; Florence; Venice; Haifa, Israel; London; Los Angeles; New York; Reykjavik; São Paulo; Toronto; and Tübingen and Hamburg, Germany.