Multidisciplinary artist, Samira Nowparast
was born in Tehran, Iran in 1979. She
received her BFA from Azad University of Art
and Architecture and her MFA from Al-Zahra
University in Tehran. She pursued her
studies in animation in Rome, Italy short
Nowparast’s art work is a culmination of her
studies in painting, animation and
installation. Horses as always appear as
Icons in her works. She is fascinated by
horses as she is professional rider.
as always appear as Icons in her works. She
is fascinated by horses as she is
professional rider. Horses in her works,
show up as characters invading human spaces
and lives. Portraying an imaginary
co-existence between humans and horses.
She has exhibited her works, extensively in
her home town and internationally, such as
the 3rd international Biennial of the
Islamic World Contemporary Painting in
Tehran, Bice Bugatti Art Prize in Milan and
LA art Show in Los Angeles.
In 2017 she was accepted to be the artist in
residence at Building Bridges Art Exchange /BBAX
in Los Angeles in Collaboration with the
Mexican artist, Marco Miranda, in Mexico.
Nowparast’s work addresses her long-term
conceptual dialogue by Repetition,
questioning the struggle in unstable
The mechanical interactive works in her Solo
Show “The single Player Game” at Etemad
Gallery in 2016, is an example of this kind.
Nowparast’s works are included in Numerous