CountySt. Mary's County
Artist StatementThese are only a few of my paintings for your viewing pleasure. Please visit www.nmotamed.com to view all my paintings.
Biography Noreen Motamed is an international artist. She is an Iranian born painter, and she holds a B.A. and M.A. degree in Arts with concentration in painting. Academically she began painting as a professional artist in 1983. Starting with a figurative style she pursued her artistic carrier, experiencing various styles culminating in an abstract- figurative synthesis displayed in some of her works depicting Persian female rug weavers or human and nature. Persian miniatures have been great sources of inspiration in her abstract figurative paintings which are depictions of Modern Iranians in traditional spaces. Her latest work in United States are a continuation of abstract-figurative with a western influence. Exhibitions: A Group exhibition for Arasteh Charity, 2012, Los Angeles, California, USA -A group painting exhibition of professors and teachers in Shariaty University, 2011, Tehran, Iran- A group exhibition in Seyhoun Gallery, 2010, Los Angeles, California, USA - A Solo exhibition in Los Angeles, 2008, Los Angles California, USA - A Solo exhibition in Laleh Gallery, 2006, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition of Al-Zahra Art Students in Behzad Gallery, 2006, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition in Washington DC, 2004, Washington DC, USA - Plastic art Center, Tehran Municipal Art and Cultural Organization, 2002, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition of Art Society in Laleh Gallery, 2001, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition of Al-Zahra Art Students in Behzad Gallery, 2001, Tehran, Iran - The Fourth exhibition of Technical and research Achievements of the country, 2001, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition in Shahzad Gallery, 2000, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition in Sarve Cultural Center, 1999, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition in Ebnesina Gallery, benefited for Raad charity, 1999, Tehran, Iran - The First Art and Cultural exhibition for export by Nahavandi Gallery, 1999, Tehran, Iran - A group exhibition in “Touch of Art Gallery”, 1998, Alexandria, Virginia USA - The Fourth exhibition of Manifestation of feeling, 1997, Tehran, Iran - Art Exhibition for the Heads of Islamic Countries, 1997, Tehran, Iran - Tehran International Fair, 1997, Tehran, Iran - The Fourth Painting & Plastic Arts Exhibitions, 1997, Tehran, Iran - Tehran Metro Exhibition of Art, 1996, Tehran, Iran - A Solo exhibition in Bamdad Gallery titled “Manifestation of Eternity of the Persian Carpets” 1996, Tehran, Iran - Arranged for an art exhibit and sold paintings through an agent in Germany, 1995, Frankfurt, Germany - Second Exhibition of Manifestation of Feeling, 1995, Tehran, Iran - Art Students Exhibition of Iran, 1995, Tehran, Iran - The Third Iranian Painter Biennale, 1995, Tehran, Iran - Art Students Exhibition, 1988, Tehran, Iran