EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Sept 2013–Jul 2015 Research MA in Arts and Culture: Artistic Research (GPA: 8)
University of Amsterdam (UvA), Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Oct 2014- May 2015 Spectral Cities Seminar (Grade: 8) Netherlands Institute for Cultural Analysis (NICA)
Pedram Dibaza PhD Canidate ASCA, Prof. dr. C.P. Lindner
Sept 2009-Jul 2015 Bachelor of Design: Photography
Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (Netherlands)
GRANTS AND ACHIEVMENTS
Dec 2019 –Dec 2020 Mondriaan Fund – Project Grant
Jun 2019 –Jun 2020 United Nations, Decade Fund – Project Investment Grant
May 2019 – Oct 2019 Fellow for The Tilting Axis Collections and Commissioning Fellowship 2019
Mar 2018 –Mar 2019 Stipendium for Emerging Artists - Mondriaan Fund
Mar 2020 Ghost Island: Memoria – Stella Jones Gallery (New Orleans LA, USA)
A exhibition of Ghost Islands first chapter “Memoria” at Stella Jones Gallery.
Feb - 2020 Prospects & Concepts by Mondriaan Fund at
international art fair Art Rotterdam (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Apr - May 2019 Interrupting Tradition- Perceptions, Notions and
Convictions (Port Elizabeth, South Africa)
Apr 2019 Ghost Island: Memoria A solo exhibition on Photography and the imagination of
the African Diaspora at Casa de Castro Alves in Salvador, Brazil.
Jul 2018- Jul 2020 Holland America Line: Art Link Galleries
Selected works Exhibited sold and represented by Art Link
Galleries on luxury Cruise Ships. In cooperation with Holland America Line.
24-28 Jun 2015 Amongst Ghosts and Robots
Artistic research exhibition at Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam.
In cooperation with UvA (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Apr 2014 033Fotostad (Amersfoort, Netherlands)
Photography festival in which my work was shown in Frame.de.galerie.
Jan 2014 Theatre Royal de la Monnaie (Brussels, Belgium)
Installation of commissioned illustrations made for the Opera of
Sinbad, as part of the children’s opera program.
24 Nov 2013 FOAM Lab: Barter
Pop-up Barter Exhibition (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Sep 2014 Unseen Photography Fair: Neighbuor Food Market
New Talent collection at Hotel de Hallen
Sep 2013 Unseen Photography Fair: The Bank Giro Loterij Collection New Talent collection
Aug 2013 New Steps/First Stage (The Hague, Netherlands)
Exhibition of selected new talent/ recent graduates in Haagse Kunst Kring.
Apr 2013 Salone Della Moda (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
Aug 2012 Moving Pink (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Exhibition through the city of Amsterdam intended to bring
awareness to the expatriate LGBT-community, with emphasis on
the Muslim community. Work was hung in Secret Garden
Montelbaanstoren, MOES and Amphora Art Gallery.
Jan-Apr 2012 KABK/CAFA: Struggle (Beijing, China and The Hague, Netherlands)
Exhibition of ten promising photography students of the Royal
Academy of Art in The Hague. Exhibited project: Hortus Angelorum.