Showcase of artworks by Mokkarameh Ghanbari in the CAMA Gallery

Showcase of artworks by Mokkarameh Ghanbari in the CAMA Gallery

16 April, 2019 | Share Article


The Mokarrameh Ghanbari’s painting exhibition includes the first and last paintings of this self-taught artist will be held on Friday, April 12, at the CAMA Gallery. In this exhibition, 30 works of this self-taught artist will be showcased along with the artist’s personal belongings from the museum of Mokarrameh.


Naneh Mokarrameh; Mokarrameh Ghanbari was born in the village of Darikandeh, in the city of Babol, in 1928. She was interested in patterns since childhood, but until the age of 67, due to the difficult circumstances of life, she did not start drawing. She began paintings after her husband’s death when her only cow was sold. The first exhibition of this self-taught artist was held at the Seyhoun Gallery in 1995, and later more exhibitions of this artist were held at the same gallery. 

After gaining her reputation from the Woman’s Studies Foundation of Sweden, she became known as the woman of the year of 2001 and in 2002, as a woman of the year of Iran, received a plaque from the president of the Republic of Iran. Naneh Mokarrameh died in November 2005. Naneh Mokarrameh died in November 2005. 

It is worth mentioning that Mokarrameh’s painting exhibition will be held from April 12 to 23 at Pasdaran Street, Golestan 10, Building No. 44, second floor, CAMA Gallery.