Who’s Shirin Abedinirad?
Shirin Abedinirad was born in 1986, in Tabriz, Iran. She started to discover her creative abilities with portray in 2002. Shirin first accomplished her educational research in Graphic Design and later, Style Design, at Shariaty Technical Faculty in Tehran, during which her analysis centered on conceptual artwork and the methods during which it overlaps with trend design.
Throughout this time, she began participating in efficiency artwork items round Iran, confronting problems with gender, sexuality, and human compassion. She has additionally staged many public reveals.
Since 2012, Shirin has been making video artwork, exploring the notion of self and identification with shifting pictures. In each her efficiency artwork initiatives and movies, she was the performer in addition to the designer of her personal costumes, props, and units.
What Does She Create?
Mirrors, nature, and the sky are her principal inspirations and medium to create her installations by which she expresses her ideas and creativity. For every of the installations, she has a powerful message to inform or one thing to enlighten our paths in a creative means.
“We’re going to the sky, who desires to come back with us? We have now gone to heaven, we have now been the buddies of the angels, and now we are going to return there, for there’s our nation.” Rumi.
“By placing our head down, did we neglect about wanting up and looking out on the sky? Within the Women Monastery, I wish to draw individuals’s consideration to the sky, with mirrors positioned on the bottom, I would like them to lookup even when their head is down. I wish to convey sky underneath their ft to allow them to have sky and look past their limits.” she captions her Heaven on Earth #2 set up in her solo assortment “Collective reflection” which is a staircase out of mirrors put in on a historic place in Trabzon, Turkey.
”Should you might eliminate your self simply as soon as, the key of secrets and techniques would open to you. The face of the unknown, hidden past the universe would seem on the mirror of your notion.” she captions her “The secrets and techniques of secrets and techniques” set up with a quote from Rumi, the Persian poet, who extremely influences her throughout her inventive processes.
She has develop into extra captivated by nature as a central theme. In 2013, she thus started creating land artwork, set up initiatives, and public artwork by using pictures of nature.
You’ll be able to generally see her because the conceptual artist or the performer of her personal artwork, simply sitting on the road with a suitcase filled with sand, or modeling together with her newest artwork piece put in in an open place.
Why Does She Create?
She principally creates as she has one thing to specific her views on gender, sexuality, and human compassion by her distinctive artwork items, and generally with efficiency.
Shirin has exhibited her artworks in quite a few worldwide festivals, biennials, and exhibitions all through the globe. At the moment primarily based in america, Shirin has continued specializing in her efficiency, set up, and video artwork initiatives.
You’ll be able to see a few of her spectacular installations in our gallery beneath, and go to her Instagram and web site for additional information.