1957           born in Esfahan, Iran
1977-80      Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
                   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting
1980-82      California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA,
                   Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art and Design
Solo Exhibitions:
2010          Faces of Diversity, permanent installation,
                  Sydney Silverman Library, Bergen Community College, NJ
2008          Faces of Diversity, Bergen Gallery, Bergen Community College, NJ
2001          Christine Burgin, New York
2000          Art And Idea, “Shadows”, Video Installation
1998          Galerie Laage-Salomon, Paris, “Without a Body of my Own”
1996          Fonds Régionale d’Art Contemporain De Basse-Normandie, France
                  Galerie Laage-Salomon, Paris
1995          Max Protetch Gallery, New York
1994          Musée Municipal de La Roche-sur-Yon, France
1993          Galleria Transepoca, Milan
                  Galerie Laage-Salomon, Paris
1991          Ecole Régionale d’Art de Dunkerque, France
                  Christine Burgin Gallery, New York
1990          Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
                  Galerie Laage-Salomon, Paris
                  Christine Burgin Gallery, New York
1989          Interim Art, London
1988          Christine Burgin Gallery, New York
1987          “Investigations”, I.C.A.,Pennsylvania, PA
                  Queens Museum, Queens, NY
                  Christine Burgin Gallery, New York
                  CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Selected Group exhibitions:
2015          2X: Paintings, Pairs, Twins, Diptychs, Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ
2014          Permanent Collection, Lille métropole, Musée d’art modern,                                 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
                  “Being There”, presented by Amy Lipton, Elga Wimmer Gallery, New York
2012          “Predicting Memories”, Ehemaliges K. K. Telegrafenamt, Vienna
2006          “Dark Places”, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Curated by Joshua Decter
2005          “After The Revolution”, Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea, Spain, curated by Octavio Zaya
2000          “Snapshot”, The Contemporary Museum, Baltimore
                  “Strange Home”, Installation, Kestner Museum, Hannover, Germany 
                  “On the Frac Track”, Maidstone Museum and Art Gallery, Maidstone, England
                  “Ekbatana”, Installation, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen K, Denmark
                  “Exlux”, Installation, Kunsthalle Tirol, Hall in Tirol, Austria
1999          “Transmute”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
1998          “Echolot”, Museum Fridericianum Kassel, Germany curated by René Block
                  “Cultes Intimes”, Musée de l’Histoire Vivante, Paris
1997          “Wood Work”, Fisher Landau Center, New York
                  ”Other Modernities”, Installation, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin,
                 “You can’t get there from here”, Thomas Nordanstad Gallery New York
                 Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen K, Denmark, Installation
1996          “Remote Connections”, Installation, Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku, Finland;
                 Art Focus, Jerusalem, Israel; Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
                 “Departure Lounge”, Instl., P.S.1 Museum, ­New York; curated by Alanna Heiss
                 “Home/Salon”, Installation, P.S.1 Museum, Clock Tower Gallery, New York
1995          “4th. International Biennial of Istanbul”, Installation, Turkey; curated by René Block (catalogue)
                 “Nouvelles Aquisitions et Collection du Musée”, Musée Municipal de La Roche-sur-Yon
                 “Rencontres Internationale de la Photographie”, Arles, France (catalogue)
1994          “Sosies”, Paris; curated by Hervé Mikaeloff
                  “L’Hiver de l’Amour”, Instl., ARC Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; P.S.1 Museum, NY
                 “Drama”, Installation, Max Protetch Gallery, New York; curated by Xavier Laboulbenne
                 “Don’t Look Now”, Thread Waxing Space, New York; curated by Joshua Decter (catalogue)
                 “Where is Home”, Kent Gallery, New York
1992          “Misure e Misurazioni”, Villa Campolieto, Naples
                  “Images Metisses”, Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris; curated by Xavier Laboulbenne
                  “Material Matters”, Fisher Landau Center, New York
                  “Group Show”, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago
1991          “The Library of Babel”, White Columns, New York; curated by Todd Alden
                  “Hajamadi, Perlman, Welling”, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, ­­­Los ­Angeles
                  “Trans/Mission”, Rooseum Museum, Malmo, Sweeden; curated by ­­Lars ­Nitve (catalogue)
                  “Displazamientos”, Atlantic center of Modern Art, Las Palmas; ­curated by Octavio Zaya
                  Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato (catalogue)
1990          “Vertigo”, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
                  “Fariba Hajamadi, Langlands& Bell, Michel Paysant”, Galerie ­­Ralph Wernike, Stuttgard (catalogue)
                  “Disconnections”, Galleri Nordanstad-Skarstedt, Stockholm
                  “Assembled”, Rice University Art Gallery, Wright State University, Dayton, OH (catalogue)
1989          “Fauxtography”, Art Center School of Design, Pasadena, CA; (catalogue)
                  “A Good Read: The Book as Metaphor”, Barbara Toll Gallery, New York
                  “The Silent Baroque”, Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Salzburg (catalogue)
                  “Painting/Object/Photograph”, Barbara Krakow gallery, Boston
1988          “The Inside and the Outside”, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago
1987          “CalArts: Skeptical Belief(s)”, The Renaissance Society, Chicago;
                  New Port Harbor Art Museum, New Port Beach, CA (catalogue)
                  “Fake”, The New Museum, New York; curated by William Olander (catalogue)