Baku, July 13, AZERTAC
YARAT Contemporary Art Space is organizing personal show of Iranian resident Neda Zarfsaz “Prospect off the slope” at the ARTIM Project Space on July 15th, 2016.
Neda Zarfsaz was offered temporary working space at YARAT Studios and was supported to develop works that will be presented at ARTIM Project Space as a solo show.
The context of the show is based on the local environment’s influence on the artist.
“Presented six works talk about the artist’s personal suggestive way on changes that is happening around us. Collected works are kind of archiving about environment and landscape. It talks about the modern construction effects, industry’s role in Caspian marine region and asks existence questions,” say the organizers.
Neda Zarfsaz (born in 1981, Urmia, Iran) holds an MFA from Valand Academy of Gothenburg University. In 2013, she was awarded the MOP CAP residency award at Gasworks in London and the Adlerbertska Hospitiestiftelsen award in Go-tenburg Sweden in 2011. Her piece “Big stones without little stones” is selected for Abu Dhabi Art Fair. She is a participant number solo and duo exhibitions includ-ing Body, Space, Perception, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran (2016), Surveiling the Naked City: Haugesund Kunstforening, Haugesund, Norway (2016), Good News From Iran: Endjavi Barbe Art Projects, Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany (2014) and many others.