Taher Asad-Bakhtiari | Taher Asad-Bakhtiari - ABOUT
Taher Asad-Bakhtiari is a self-taught artist whose practice focuses on, but is not limited to, objects, textiles and experiences.
Taher, Taher Asad-Bakthiari, Taher Asad, Asad, artist, art, Tehran, Iran, Dubai, kilim, gabbeh, barrel, barrels, metallic, experience, textile, textiles, exhibition, exhibitions
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TAHER ASAD-BAKHTIARI (B. 1982, TEHRAN) IS A SELF-TAUGHT ARTIST WHOSE PRACTICE FOCUSES ON, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, OBJECTS, TEXTILES AND EXPERIENCES. AFTER STUDYING MULTIMEDIA AND MANAGEMENT IN CANADA AND SWITZERLAND, TAHER OPENED A CREATIVE AGENCY IN TEHRAN AND LATER NEW YORK CITY. HE HAS DEVELOPED SEVERAL BODIES OF WORK INCLUDING “THE TRIBAL WEAVE PROJECT”, A MULTI-TIERED AND ONGOING REIMAGINATION OF TRIBAL ARTIFACTS, AND “RECOVERED BARRELS”, A METAPHORICAL CONCEPTUALIZATION OF CRUDE OIL CONTAINERS. TAHER LIVES IN TEHRAN AND DUBAI.
Taher Asad-Bakhtiari