Born in Iran in 1937, Tehran, Iran.
He resides in Malaga -Spain and lives Partly in France.
A graduate of Architecture and Urban Planning, Harvard University, 1963
1963- Gallery Realite, Washington D.C. USA.
1967- Seyhoun gallery, Tehran Iran.
1975- Gallery Zand, Tehran Iran.
1980- 2006, He did not make any attempt to show his work. Lived in London, Cairo, Washington D.C, Paris and finally settled in Malaga Spain. All this time he continued to paint.
2007- Gallery Ave, Tehran Iran
2008- XVA , Dubai, U.A.E.
2010- Mah Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
2012- An upcoming solo exhibition in March, Etemad Gallery, Dubai, UAE.
1962- Corcoran Gallery (public institution) Washington D.C. USA.
1964- Venice Biennial
2008- Leatizia Cramer Contemporaries, Geneva, Switzerland.
2009- L’Iran Sans Frontiere, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris France
2009- Chelsea Museum New York, USA.
Other Artistic Activities:
1974-1978 Founding director of Tehran Museum of Contemporary Arts from
1966-2004 Architectural Projects:
Tehran Museum of Contemporary Arts,
Shafq Park and Cultural Complex
Niavaran Park and Cultural Complex
Praying place (namaz khaneh) next to Carpet Museum,
Shushtar new town
Shahid Chamran University
Aqa Khan Award for Architecture for his Shushtar New Town project