Mehdi Ghadyanloo

b. 1980, Iran
Lives and works in Tehran, Iran


Selected Works


2001-2004 BA, Tehran University’s College of Fine Arts
2004-2006 MA in film studies from Tehran’s Teachers College (Tarbiyat-e Modarres)

Solo Exhibitions
2017 Rembering the Oblivion, Rod Bianco, Oslo
2017 Spaces of Hope, Howard Griffin Gallery, London
2015 Perception, Howard Griffin Gallery, London
2014 Mirage of Redemption, Gallery GEO, Bergen

Public Art Projects
2016 Spaces Of Hope Mural, Public commission for the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, Dewey Square Park, Boston, USA
2016 Orange Destiny, Commission of the Institute for the Humanities at University Of Michigan
Thayer Building, USA
2015 Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, London, UK
2015 Cycle of Life, Commission for Crossrail in Newham
2015 A Castle and its Proprietors, Dulwich Outdoor Gallery, Dulwich, London, UK
2004-2011 Municipality of Tehran's Beautification Bureau, created over 100 large-scale public art murals around the city of Tehran

2017 Ghadyanloo, Mehdi. Spaces of Hope. Edited by Hannah Zafiropoulos, Howard Griffin Gallery with contributions by Sussan Babaie, Christiane Gruber, Pamela Karimi
2015 Ghadyanloo, Mehdi. Perception. Edited by Hannah Zafiropoulos, Howard Griffin Gallery. 

November 9, 2016 - City of Hope: Contemporary Art and Mural Making in Tehran
University of California Irvine, Irvine, USA

November 4-5, 2016 - Art, Social Space and Public Discourse in Iran
Stanford University, Palo Alto, USA

October 25, 2016 - Public Art in Iran

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

October 20, 2016 -  Conversation with Mehdi Ghadyanloo
New York University, Washington D.C., USA

October 20, 2016 - Public Art in Tehran: Painting One Wall at a Time

Atlantic Council, Washington D.C., USA