Adel Younesi

Adel Younesi

Adel Younesi was born in 1985, in Hamedan, Iran. Structurally complex, his works evoke a mysterious aura. In quality and content, they resemble dreamscapes. His artworks have been exhibited in different exhibitions around the world.

Awards:

  • First prize at the Third Youth Art Festival (2006)
  • First prize at the 13th Iranian Visual Arts Festival (2005)
  • First prize at the Third Javran Art Festival at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary (2004)
  • First prize winner at 13th Jaravan Visual Arts Festival, Ardabil, Iran, (2003)

Solo Exhibitions:

  • Henna Art Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2010)
  • Steps Art Gallery, London (2009)    
  • Assar Art Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2009)    
  • Mah-e Mehr café gallery, Iran, Tehran (2007)    
  • Mah-e Mehr Art Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2007)    
  • Elah-e Art Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2005)    
  • Sheys Art Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2004)

Group Exhibitions:

  • Hepta Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2017)
  • Fereshteh Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2015)    
  • Shokouh Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2015)        
  • Shams Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2015)
  • Sohrab 2 Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2015)
  • Vista Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2015)
  • Ivan-e Sepid Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2014)
  • Sheala gallery, Iran, Tehran (2013)    
  • Shirin Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2012)
  • Shirin Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2008)
  • Saba Cultural Art Centre, Iran, Tehran (2007)
  • Damon Far Festival, Niavaran Cultural Art Centre, Iran, Tehran (2007)
  • Niavaran Cultural Art Centre, Iran, Tehran (2006)
  • Second expo, Saba Cultural Arts Centre, Iran, Tehran (2006)
  • Elaheh Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2006)
  • Damon Far Festival, Niavaran Cultural Arts Centre, Iran, Tehran (2005)
  • Niavaran Cultural Arts Centre, Iran, Tehran (2005)
  • Asar Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2005)
  • Mah-e Mehr Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2005)
  • Third Young Art Festival, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Iran, Tehran (2005)
  • Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, 13th Youth Visual Arts Festival, Ardabil, Iran, Tehran (2004)
  • Niavaran Cultural Arts Centre, Iran, Tehran (2004)
  • Ebn-e Sina Cultural Arts Foundation, Iran, Hamedan (2003)
  • Ebn-e Sina Cultural Arts Foundation, Iran, Hamedan (2002)

Workshops:

  • Two-day painting workshop ‘Adel Younesi’, Zirzamin e dastan Gallery (2013)
  • Individual portraiture workshop, Moon Gallery, Iran, Tehran (2006)
  • Individual portraiture workshop, Elaheh Gallery, Iran, Tehran
  • Group workshop, Young Visual Arts Festival, Ardabil, Iran, Tehran (2006)
  • Group workshop, Shafagh Cultural Arts Foundation, Iran, Tehran (2006)
Abraham Lincoln

Adel Younesi (b. 1985) Abraham Lincoln

Signed, 2015 Oil and acrylic on canvas

Untitled

Adel Younesi (b. 1985) Untitled

Signed, 2016 Acrylic and oil on canvas

Untitled

Adel Younesi (b. 1985) Untitled

Signed, 2016 Acrylic and oil on canvas

SENSATION

London Gallery

SENSATION

group exhibition, 05 April - 20 June

Iranian Art CAMA Gallery London

Iranian Art CAMA Gallery London

Persian culture is amongst the oldest in the world and its influence has been far and wide. Iran has a rich artistic heritage and today many Iranian artists are attracting international attention.

11 June, 2018


Persian art specialist opens gallery in central London

Persian art specialist opens gallery in central London

CAMA Gallery, a Persian art specialist from Iran, has opened its first London gallery in Westminster.

04 June, 2018


Sensation Iranian art in sensational first exhibition at Cama Gallery London

Sensation Iranian art in sensational first exhibition at Cama Gallery London

Attempts to isolate Iran politically for these past four decades have had an unexpected result: they have driven forward a dramatically innovative national contemporary arts scene.

21 May, 2018


We go deeper the artists spearheading the boom in Iranian arts

We go deeper the artists spearheading the boom in Iranian arts

Their works, which capture a different side of life in Iran, are shifting for vast sums. As the first gallery devoted to Iranian art opens in Britain, we go behind the scenes

04 May, 2018


Sensation an inaugural exhibition of 19 Contemporary Iranian artists

Sensation an inaugural exhibition of 19 Contemporary Iranian artists

Following the success of their space in Tehran, CAMA Gallery, the new international market leaders in Modern and Contemporary Iranian art, have announced the opening of their London gallery today the 5th of April with an inaugural exhibition of 19 Contemporary Iranian artists.

05 April, 2018


People who are harmonious with artworks

People who are harmonious with artworks

Stefan Draschan has an interesting experience in museum photography.

05 December, 2017


Adel Younesi narrative of his exhibition in Paris and Tehran

Adel Younesi narrative of his exhibition in Paris and Tehran

Adel Younesi says: “I like to make my artworks look more cosmopolitan and not to use so much Iranian elements.”

20 October, 2017