Current and Upcoming Exhibitions 


  • “She Who Tells a Story”, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC (USA) / Sep 20 – Dec 1, 2019
  • “No Time”, McEvoy Foundation for the Arts (MFA), San Francisco, CA (USA) / Sep 21 2018 – Jan 19, 2019
  • “In Transit”, SF CameraWork, San Francisco, CA (USA) / 24 Jan – 15 March 2019
  • “Burnt Generation: Contemporary Iranian Photography”, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS (USA) / Sep 7 – Dec 9, 2018
  • “The Shapes of Birds: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa”, Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI (USA) / 15 Sep – 30 Dec 2018
  • “In Transit”, Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts, Portland (USA) / 1 Nov – 30 Dec 2018
  • “Beyond Borders”, Boghossian Foundation-Villa Empain, Brussels (BE) / 6 Sep 2018 – 24 Feb 2019
  • “Time is Out of Joint”, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome (IT)/20 Mar 2017 – 1 May 2019
  • 360° Festival, Panorama of Transcultural Photography , Dijon (FR) / Sep – Dec 2018

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2018 “Fragile, Handle with Care”, Officine Dell’Immagine Gallery, Milan (IT)
  • 2017 “Home”, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran (IR)
  • 2017 “Gohar Dashti, Photos 2017”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)
  • 2016 “GOHAR DASHTI, Selected Works”, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, Florida (USA)
  • 2016 “Limbo”, Officine Dell’Immagine Gallery”, Milan (IT)
  • 2016 “Stateless”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)
  • 2015 “Gohar Dashti 2015”, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran (IR)
  • 2014 “Iran, Untitled”, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (USA)
  • 2013 “Inside Out”, Officine Dell’Immagine Gallery, Milan (IT)
  • 2012 “Volcano”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran (IR)
  • 2011 “Slow Decay”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran (IR)
  • 2010 “Me, She and the others”, Centre d’art Passerelle, Brest (FR)

Selected Group Exhibitions


  • “Asian Contemporary Photography”, Museo Quinta Trabucco, Buenos Aires (AR)
  • “Post-Conflict: Reframing a Dialogue”, GetxoPhoto International Image Festival, Getxo (ES)
  • “Factory 01”, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran (IR)
  • “Miradas Paralelas”, The Center Federico García Lorca, Granada (ES)
  • “The Pavilion of Exile 03”, French Institute of Saint-Louis, Galerie du Fleuve, Dakar (SN)


  • “She Who Tells a Story”, Canadian War Museum, Ottawa (CA)
  • “We Shout and Shout, but No One Listens: Art from conflict zones”, Center for Art on Migration Politics (CAMP), Copenhagen (DK)
  • “Prelude to a Landscape”, Carlos Carvalho Gallery, Lisbon (PT)
  • “Waste Lands”, San Telmo Museum, San Sebastian (ES)
  • “Iran: Year 38”, Les Rencontres d’Arles Festival, Église Sainte-Anne, Arles (FR)
  • “16th DongGang International Photo Festival”, DongGang Museum of Photography, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (KR)
  • “Performance of Identity”, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Ballarat (AU)
  • “Transition”, Chobi Mela IX Photography Festival, Dhaka (BD)
  • “Miradas Paralelas”, Barjola Museum, Gijon (ES)


  • “She Who Tells a Story”, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C. (USA)
  • “Burnt Generation”, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago (USA)
  • “Stateless”, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Art Gallery, Dartmouth (USA)
  • “Miradas Paralelas” , Conde Duque Cultural Center, Madrid (ES)
  • “We are From Somewhere, but Where are We Going?”, The 6th Daegu Photo Biennale, Daegu (KR)
  • “In Between / In Transit”, Image Gallery, Aarhus (DK)
  • “Waste Lands”, Es Baluard Museum, Palma de Mallorca (ES)


  • “A History of Photography : Series and Sequences”, Victoria and Albert Museum, London (UK) 
  • “She Who Tells a Story”, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg (USA) 
  • “The War Which is Coming is Not the First One. Great War 1914-2014”, Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MART), Rovereto (IT)
  • “SELF: Portraits of Artists in their Absence”,National Academy Museum, NYC (USA)
  • “She Who Tells a Story”, Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, California (USA) 
  • “Burnt Generation”, The Military Museums, Calgary (CA) 
  • “2ed Beijing Photo Biennial, Unfamiliar Asia”, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing (CH)
  • “Cherchez l’erreur”, The Institut des Cultures d’islam, Paris (FR)
  • “Iran”, Australian Center for Photography, Sydney (AU)


  • “Post Portrait”, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose (USA)
  • “Disasters of War”, Louvre-Lens Museum, Lens (FR)
  • “Holding Cohesion”, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere (FI)
  • “Burnt Generation”, Somerset House, London (UK) 
  • “The Body as the Archive”, Centre Photographique d’lle de France (CPIF), Pontault Combault (FR)
  • “The Other and Me”, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah (UAE)
  • “Voice of Tacitness”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong (HK)
  • “Foto Istanbul”, Public Space, Istanbul (TR)


  • “She Who Tells a Story; Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World”, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (USA)
  • “About Face: Contemporary Portraiture”, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (USA)
  • “Echoes: Islamic Art and Contemporary Artists”, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (USA)
  • “Everyday Life: 2013 Asian Art Biennial”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (TW)
  • “All You Need Is LOVE”, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (JP)
  • “SubTehran: Subjective Truth from Iran”, Center of Contemporary art, Tbilisi (GE)
  • “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind, A selection from the 4th Fotofestival”, Fotogalleriet, Oslo (NO)


  • “History is Mine!”, Le Printemps de Septembre Festival, Toulous (FR) 
  • “Festival Images”, Vevey (CH)
  • “Ce n’est pas du sang, c’est du rouge”, White Project Gallery, Paris (FR)
  • “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind, A selection from the 4th Fotofestival”, Grimmuseum, Berlin (DE)
  • “The Elephant in the Dark”, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon (IN)


  • “Pulso Iraniano”, Oi Futuro Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro (BR)
  • 4th Fotofestival “The Eye is a Lonely Hunter-Images of Humankind”, Zephyr der Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim (DE)
  • “Landscape, Revolution, People”, Queen Gallery, Toronto (CA)
  • “Inauguration”, White Project Gallery, Paris (FR)
  • “Staging Identity”, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Zurich (CH)


  • “Freitag und Robinson”, Skulpturenpark Berlin_Zentrum, Berlin (DE)
  • “Southern”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran (IR)


  • “La Biennale des Images du Monde Photoquai”, Musee du Quai Branly, Paris (FR)


  • “The Inward Eye”, Contemporary Art Museum, Tehran (IR)


  • “Made in Teheran”, Cicero Gallery, Berlin (DE)


  • “Family Albums”, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran (IR)