Exhibitions and Art Activities: 


Individual Exhibition:


  • “Woven”, SGS Gallery, November 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “But Moon Has Been There”, Haft Samar Gallery, June 2017, Tehran, Iran 


Group Exhibitions:


  • “SeeMe”, the Sheppard Contemporary Gallery, March 2020. Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “Ennead”, SGS Gallery, November 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • "Between Plate and Paper",  McKinley Gallery, June 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • "Out OF The Bag", Holand Project Gallery, June 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “The Endless Tale”, McNamara Gallery, May 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “College Exhibit”, Corison Gallery, March 2019, Tahoe City, California, USA

  • “Existence: Self Presence”, Whittemore Gallery, February 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “Eclectic”, Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, SGS Gallery, November 2018, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “5+3=1” Exhibition, SGS Gallery, October 2018, Reno, Nevada, USA

  • “1st Exhibition of Visual Arts”, SABA Gallery, February 2017, Tehran, Iran 

  • “Jokal National Painting Festival”, Mellat Gallery, April 2017, Tehran, Iran

  • “How”, Saye Gallery, July 2017, Tehran, Iran 

  • “Contemporary Artists II”, Ayrik Gallery, August 2017, Tehran, Iran




“SeeMe” exhibition - Second place winner - 2020,     USA

University of Nevada, Reno - GSA International Student Scholarship, 2020, USA

“Ignite Integrity” contest winner - Honorable Mention prise 2019, USA

Accepted in annual GSA Research Poster Symposium, University of Nevada, Reno, 2019

University of Nevada, Reno - Graduate Dean’s Merit Scholarship 2019, USA

University of Nevada, Reno - Holmes Art Scholarship, USA

University of Nevada, Reno - Graduate Dean’s Merit Scholarship 2018, USA

University of Nevada, Reno - Lucy Nieder Endowment Art Scholarship 2018, USA

Tehran University of Arts - Exceptional Talents Scholarship 2016, Iran


Work and Leadership Experience:


  • University of Nevada, Reno, Exhibition Leadership for SeeMe show, volunteer, September 2019- March 2020

  • GSA Appreciation Week Exhibition, Curator, volunteer, 2020

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Social Media Coordinator for MFA Program, part-time, 2019-present

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Drawing1 Instructor, part-time, January 2020- present

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Drawing1 Teaching Assistant, part-time, August 2019- December 2019

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Life Drawing Teaching Assistant, part-time, January 2019- May2019

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Printmaking Lab Technician, part-time, January 2019- May 2019

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Elected council member of GSA, 2018- present

  1. A representative of the College of Liberal Arts 

  2. Chair of Performing Arts Series Committee (2019-present)

  3. Member of UNR Service Committee (2018-present)

  4. Member of UNR Judicial, Budget and Finance Committee (2018-2019)

  • University of Nevada, Reno, Mining & Metallurgical Engineering Department, Art Consultant, part-time, October 2018- December 2018

  • Navid Danesh Institute, Art Consultant, volunteer, 2015-2017

  • Tehran University of Arts, Teaching Assistant, volunteer, 2014-2016

  • Private art classes, Instructor 2014-2018



CCAI artist talk at Dayton High School, May 29th, 2019, Dayton, Nevada, USA

Panel discussion for “Existence: Self-presence” exhibition at the Wells Fargo Auditorium, MIKC, University of Nevada, Reno, February 15th, 2019, Reno, Nevada, USA


Exhibition reviews, Publications, and features:

Exhibition Review “Existence: Self Presence” by Carla Suggs, 5 February edition of Nevada Sagebrush newspaper, 2019

Exhibition Review “5+3=1” by Josie Glassberg, Double Scoop art platform, November 2018

Featured artist in May edition of Saros Electronic Magazine, “Introducing Artist”, 2017

Author of currently unpublished article “Review of New Traditionalism in Iranian Contemporary Art at Tehran  Museum of Contemporary Arts ”, 2015

© 2020 by Sogand Tabatabaei

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