Tooran Farhat

Tooran Farhat

Tooran Farhat was born in 1947 in Lahijan, Iran. She received her technical diploma in 1969, and she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Painting from Tehran University of Applied Sciences. TooranFarhat is currently studying at the master’s degree in Graphic Arts at the Pars University of Art and Architecture. Besides, she has participated in various specialised courses such as Abadan Radio Television course, a painting course with Master Katouzian and Master Izadpanah.

TooranFarhat was a radio broadcaster in Abadan from 1969 to 1971. In 1971, she received a Pre-school Management Certificate and since 1973, was a Ministry of Education’s teacher for over thirty years. She has been a painting tutor since 1991. TooranFarhat founded the Farhat Art Gallery in 2000, which has been managing by her during these years. She has also been the director and owner of the Farhat Arts Institute (visual arts) since 2002. Since 2004, TooranFarhat has been active as an honorary member of the Visual Arts Development Institute. She was an advisor and artistic director of Tehran’s Ministry of Education for a year in 2006. TooranFarhat worked as a painting tutor at the Reza Abbasi Museum of the Cultural Heritage from 1994 to 1997.

 

 

Group Exhibitions:

  • Subject free Group Exhibition, Azadi Tower Art Gallery, 1989
  • Flowers and Plants, Tehran International Exhibition Centre, 1991
  • Subject free, Reza Abbasi Museum, 1992
  • Landscape, Farhat Art Gallery, 2001
  • Still Life, Farhat Art Gallery, 2002
  • Charity in favour of orphans, Niavaran Cultural Centre, 2003
  • Women’s International Art Festival, Niavaran Cultural Centre, 2004
  • Batik, Farhat Art Gallery, 2004
  • Vitray, Farhat Art Gallery, 2005
  • Children Painting Exhibition and Workshop, National Cultural Centre, 2008
  • The Rain of Mercy, Artist Forum, 2015
  • “Kimia-e-Honar-e-Pars”, Saba Gallery, 2019

 

Solo Exhibitions:

  • Artworks Collection, Kamal-ol-molk Art Gallery, 1999
  • Flower, Farhat Art Gallery, 2001
  • Woman, Farhat Art Gallery, 2002
  • Stomp in the Regions of Iran, Farhat Art Gallery, 2003
  • Design of Lyrics, Farhat Art Gallery, 2003
  • Nature the Colour Instructor, Imam Ali Art Museum, 2006
  • Artworks Collection, Imam Ali Art Museum, 2010
  • East, Shanghai Mart Exhibition, 2012

 

Awards and Honors:

  • First Person of the Second National Art Festival, The Rain of Mercy, 2015
  • Appreciation Letter from the First International Women’s Festival, 2004
  • Selected Artist of the Education Retirement Organization, 2006
  • Artistic badge of Tehran Municipality, 2006
  • Selected work entitled “Bam, The Silent City”, Imam Ali Museum, 2006
  • Artistic Appreciation from Imam Ali Museum
  • Art Advisor and Jury, Tehran Ministry of Education, 2005

 

Writing, Journals and Interviews:

  • Writing of a book titled “Life Is A Belief of a Painting “, Collection of works of TooranFarhat, 2011
  • Design and Painting, Rain Journal No. 72, 2000
  • Illustration, “Rahavard-e-Tarbiat” No. 10, 1999
  • Interview, Channel 2 of Iran Broadcasting Organization 2008
  • Interview, Hamshahri News Paper, region 1, 2006
  • Video Interview titled Experience in Art and Colour, Painting workshop, Hamshahri News Paper, region 1, 2006
  • Interview, Family Magazine No. 325, 2006
  • Interview, Hamshahri News Paper, 2006
  • Interview, Channel 5, Iran Broadcasting Organization, 2006
  • Interview, Hamshahri News Paper, 1999

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Moment Signed, 2018 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 80 x 100 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2017 Acrylic & shapan on canvas 70 x 100 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2019 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 80 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2019 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 80 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2017 Oil paint on canvas 90 x 63 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2017 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 90 x 90 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2017 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 90 x 70 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2018 Oil paint on canvas 100 x 150 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2018 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 70 x 50 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2019 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 80 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2015 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 48 x 68 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2017 Printing paint on canvas 70 x 50 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2019 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 80 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2018 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 80 cm

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The Moment Signed, 2018 Oil paint & mixed media on canvas 100 x 130 cm

The Moment

Tehran Gallery

The Moment

solo exhibition, 26 July - 31 July

“The Moment is a record of an instant that does not leave the artist”

“The Moment is a record of an instant that does not leave the artist”

The painting artist considers “The Moment” as a record of an instant that does not leave the artist and says: “In the creation of my works, I was influenced by the beauty of trees, flowers and roads of Iran from north to the south”.

09 August, 2019


Tooran Farhat held THE MOMENT at the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat held THE MOMENT at the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat brought her latest paintings inspired by the beautiful nature of the North and the South of Iran to the CAMA Gallery.

30 July, 2019


Tooran Farhat came with THE MOMENT to the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat came with THE MOMENT to the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat brought her latest paintings inspired by the beautiful nature of the North and the South of Iran to the CAMA Gallery.

30 July, 2019


Tooran Farhat came with “The Moment” to the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat came with “The Moment” to the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat brought her latest paintings inspired by the beautiful nature of the North and the South of Iran to the CAMA Gallery.

30 July, 2019


Tooran Farhat held “The Moment” at the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat held “The Moment” at the CAMA Gallery

Tooran Farhat brought her latest paintings inspired by the beautiful nature of the North and the South of Iran to the CAMA Gallery.

29 July, 2019