PARASTOU AHADI

Born in Iran, 1982
lives & works in Tehran, Iran


EDUCATION
MA, Dramatic Literature, University of Tehran, Faculty of Music and Theatre
2006, BFA, Graphic design


LANGUAGE
Persian, English, French


CURRENT ACTIVITY
2017- Illustrating the book "The Birds in my Poem", Writer: Afsaneh Shaban-Nejad, Loopetoo Publications, Tehran, Iran
2017- Illustrating the book "Dandelion in the Wind", Writer: Ahmadreza Ahmadi, Loopetoo Publications, Tehran, Iran
2017- Illustrating the book "Singing in the Rain", Writer: Ahmadreza Ahmadi, Loopetoo Publications, Tehran, Iran
2017-Group Exhibition "A Few Credible Stories", Aaran Projects, Tehran, Iran
2017-Group Photography Exhibition, No 6 Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2016-Illustrating the book “Ki Boud? Chi Boud? Pishi Boud”, Writer: Asadollah Shabani, Avaye- Baran Publications, Tehran, Iran
2016-Illustrating the book “I Have a Kind Mother”, Writer: Asadollah Shabani, Avaye- Baran Publications, Tehran, Iran
2015-Solo Photography Exhibition, Arte Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2014-Illustrating the book"Rain's Fillip", Writer: Hamidreza Shekarsari, Kanoonparvaresh Publication, Tehran, Iran
2014-Illustrating the book"Wednesday Train", Writer: Monireh Hashemi, Kanoonparvaresh Publication, Tehran, Iran
2011-Present, Ongoing photography series "Family"

EARLY WORK
BOOK ILLUSTRATION
2013, "Alak Dolak Ye Adamak", Writer: Jafar Ebrahimi, Amirkabir Publications, Tehran, Iran
2010, "Grp Grp", Writer: Afsaneh Shaban-Nejad, Amirkabir Publications, Tehran, Iran
2009, "Someone Passed My Heart," Writer: Asadollah Shabani, Tooka Publications, Tehran, Iran
2008, Participating in The Annual of Iranian Illustrators, Tehran, Iran
2008, "The Little Icicle," Writer: Ghassan Kanafani, Kanoonparvaresh Publications, Tehran, Iran
2007, "The Bird Told: I'm a Poet.", Writer: Afsaneh Shaban-Nejad, Kanoonparvaresh Publications, Tehran, Iran
2004, Illustrating for the Animation of the Film "Arsenic Three Oxide," Director: Sepehr Alimohammadlou, Tehran, Iran


EXHIBITIONS
2007, Participating in the Selection of Contemporary Paintings from Emerging Artists Exhibition, Homa Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2007, Painting Exhibition, Cafe Ro, Tehran, Iran
2006, Painting Exhibition, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran
2005, Participating in The Persian Realist & Hyper realist Artists Exhibition, Niavaran Cultural Centre, Tehran, Iran



MEMBERSHIP
2013- Present, Honorary Member of Institute for Promotion of Contemporary Visual Art