Mahmoud Hamadani


Born in 1958 Iran, lives in New York

Mahmoud Hamadani’s works have been shown at The British Museum, The New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, as well as numerous solo and group exhibitions in New York, London, Dubai, Lausanne, Beirut and Hong Kong. He is in the permanent collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The British Museum. He is a recipient of Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant.

Hamadani earned a BA in Mathematics from State University of New York and a Masters degree in Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.


1992 John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University – Master in Public Administration
1981 State University of New York, BA in Mathematics

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2024 XVA Gallery, Dubai
2023 Art on 56th, Beirut
2017 DubnerModerne,Lausanne,Switzerland
2016 Adelphi University, New York.
2015 Shirin Gallery, New York
2009 XVA Gallery, Dubai
2009 Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York
2006 7 Bedford Row, London
2004 Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York
1999 Karen McCready Fine Art, New York

Stage Design

2012 Symphony Space, New York.

Fellowships And Awards

2007 – Present Member,The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts

2004 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2002 Ucross Foundation Residency Program, Wyoming
Santa Fe Art Institute Artist Residency Program, New Mexico

2001 World Views Artist Residency Program, New York

Selected Group Exhibitions

2023 MENART FAIR, Paris
2023 XVA Gallery, Dubai
2023 Bienvenu, Steinberg & J, New York
2022 MENART FAIR, Paris
2021 KristenLorelloGallery,NewYork
2019 Susan Eley Fine Art, New York;
2019 Hammond Museum, North Salem, NY;
2019Art New York, Marc Hachem Gallery
2018 Scope Art Fair, New York
2018 Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
2017 De Buck Gallery, New York
2016 XVA Gallery, Dubai. Shirin Gallery, New York.
2015 Art Hamptons Art Fair, New York Shirin Gallery, New York
2014 Singapore Art fair Abu Dhabi Art fair
2013 De Buck Gallery, New York
2011 FORD PROJECT, New York
2011 XVA Gallery, Dubai
2011 New York University, Abu Dhabi
2009 Hong Kong International Art Fair
2009 Bastakiya Art fair, Dubai
2008 Dubai International Finance Center, Dubai
2006 The British Museum, London
2003 University Gallery, University of Florida, Gainesville
Korea Gallery, New York
New York University Small Works Exhibition
2002 The Work Space, New York
New York University Small Works Exhibition
2001 New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
2000 Percy-Miller Gallery, London
New York University Small Works Exhibition