Born Shiraz, Iran


  • 2022 Master of Fine Art, (Photo-media), National Art School, Sydney NSW 
  • 2006 Doctor of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
  • 2003 Graduate Diploma (Photography), Sepid-o-Siyah Art School, Shiraz, Iran



  • "Kill Me Softly", Counihan Gallery, Melbourne, VIC 
  • "I will meet you there", Firsdraft Gallery, Sydney, NSW
  • "After everything has been said", Linden New Art, Melbourne, VIC 


  •  Unseen Amsterdam Photography Fair, Amsterdam NL
  •  Looking at Me Looking At You, THIS IS NO FANTASY Gallery, Melbourne VIC
  •  Impossible Desire, KNULP Gallery, Sydney NSW
  •  The Sky Is The Same, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford NSW


  •  What Comes Afterwards, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney NSW



  • Photo London 2024, Somerset House, London, UK
  • MIA Photo Fair, Milan, Italy 
  • Melbourne Art Fair, Melbourne VIC
  • National Photography Prize 2024, Murray Art Museum Albury (MAMA), NSW


  • FROM FIRE: NC QIN & ALI TAHAYORI, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, NSW
  • Photo London, Curated by Roya Khadjavi Projects, London UK
  • Braving Time: Queer Contemporary, Sydney World Pride, National Art School, Sydney NSW 
  • ORBIT, THIS IS NO FANTASY Gallery, Melbourne VIC
  • Tracing the Rupture, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba NSW
  • Emanate, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale NSW
  • SPRING 1988, Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, VIC


  • Vantage Point Sharjah 10, Al Hamriyah studios, Sharjah, UAE
  • Post-Graduate Show, National Art School, Sydney NSW 
  • Plexus, Comber Street Studios, Sydney NSW 
  • Retrograde//Anterograde, Airspace Projects, Sydney NSW


  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize, Monash Gallery of Art, Melbourne VIC 
  • Blacktown City Art Prize, The Leo Kelly Blacktown Art Centre, Sydney NSW


  • March Arts, RPAH, Sydney NSW


  • Graduate Exhibition, Sepid-o-Siyah Gallery, Shiraz, Iran



  • Winner - Burwood Art Prize
  • Finalist - National Photographic Portrait Prize 2024, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
  • Finalist - PhMuseum 2024 Photography Grant, Bologna, Italy 
  • Artist in residence, Parramatta Artists Studios, PAS Granville, NSW
  • Finalist - Nikon Emerging Photographer Award 


  • Finalist - National Photography Prize, MAMA, NSW 
  • Finalist - Fisher's Ghost Award
  • Finalist - Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award, NSW
  • Finalist - Waverley Art Prize, Sydney NSW Finalist  


  • Winner - Prix Yves Hernot Photography Award, National Art School Sydney 
  • Finalist - Blacktown City Art Prize
  • Finalist - Hornsby Art Prize
  • Finalist - Gosford Art Prize - Highly commended honorable mention 
  • Finalist - Vantage Point Sharjah 10, Sharjah UAE


  • Highly Commended Honorable Mention - Bowness Photography Prize, Monash Gallery of Art Melbourne VIC 
  • Winner - Smith and Singer People’s Choice Award, William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • Finalist - Blacktown City Art Prize, Sydney NSW


  • Winner - March Arts Photography Prize, Sydney NSW 2018 March Arts, Sydney Local Health District, Sydney NSW


2024.    Featured in the Feb-April Issue of Vault Magazine, with text by Emma collection. 

2023.     ‘Impossible Desire’, solo exhibition at KNULP gallery in Sydney was reviewed by June Miskell in Memo Review,

2023.     Artist Profile and cover of Art Collector Magazine, issue 105,

2023.      Featured in Photo London magazine, issue 100, special edition, echoes from Iran, page 52-54,

2023.      Written about in Art Review, April 2023 issue.

2023.      Featured in ABC Radio National, The Art Show in February 2023.

2022.       Interviewed and featured in Sydney Morning Herald in November 2022

2022.      Featured in Art/Edit Magazine, in the "Ones To Watch" Section in November 2022;

2021.        Sisterhood reviewed in December 2021 by Capture Magazine;

2021.        Sisterhood reviewed on 7th December 2021  by Australian Photography Magazine;

2021.        Sisterhood reviewed in December 2021 by the Australian Arts Review; 

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