↑ Installation view, 15th Istanbul Biennal, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Sept-Nov 2017
↑ Installation view, 15th Istanbul Biennal, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Sept-Nov 2017
↑ In public, where I want to feel free and the park is filled with trees, bees, and some fleas, 2017, mixed media on plasterboard, 123x280cm
↑ At home, where the smell of steamed cabbage does not bother, where it's just me below my father, 2017, mixed media on plasterboard, 163x245cm
↑ Monster of Minsk, 2017, mixed media on plasterboard, 63x63 cm
↑ "Stillness of a Departure", installation view, Polansky Gallery, 2017
↑ "Shakers/Movers", 2017, mattress foam, wood, pen, spray, 110 x 315 x 13 cm
↑ "Coincidence?", 2017, drywall, pencil, spray, 160 x 120 cm
↑ "Every Which Way", 2017, drywall, pen, spray, 60 x 80 cm
↑ "This Way", 2017, drywall, pencil, 80 x 50 cm
↑ « - cornered- », installation view, 427 gallery, Riga , 2017
↑ « - cornered- », installation view, 427 gallery, Riga , 2017
↑ « Untitled », 427 gallery, Riga, 2017
↑ « Untitled », 427 gallery, Riga, 2017
↑ « Untitled », 427 gallery, Riga, 2017
↑ « - cornered- », installation view, 427 gallery, Riga , 2017
↑ Exhibition view, Mirak Djamal IRONIMUS '91, Rolando Anselmi, Berlin, 2016
↑ "Wall 2", print transfer, spray paint, wax, screws, machine carvings on drywall, wood, 90x180cm, 2016
↑ Exhibition view, Mirak Djamal IRONIMUS '91, Rolando Anselmi, Berlin, 2016
↑ Exhibition view, Mirak Djamal IRONIMUS '91, Rolando Anselmi, Berlin, 2016
↑ "On Wheels", print transfer, automotive spray paint, screws, machine carving on metal, wood, wheels, 2x60x110cm, 2016
↑ "Seat for One", polyester mattress foam, 60x60x80cm, 2016
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table 2, screws, machine carvings on drywall, artists frame, 60x120cm, 2016
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, pen on paper, 13x13cm, with frame 32,5 x 29,5 cm, 1984, Minsk, USSR
↑ Guy in the Corner, glass, polyester foam, wood, steel, 145 x 90 x 50 cm, 2016
↑ Guy in the Corner, glass, polyester foam, wood, steel, 145 x 90 x 50 cm, 2016
↑ Guy in the Corner, glass, polyester foam, wood, steel, 145 x 90 x 50 cm, 2016
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "Mother! Minsk! Where are you!", 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, pen on paper, 13x13cm, with frame 32,5 x 29,5 cm, 1984, Minsk, USSR
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, 1-15 (detail), 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, 1-15 (detail), 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, 1-15 (detail), 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Lady at the Dinner Table, 1-15 (detail), 2016, Galerie Sultana
↑ Exhibition view, "my dear friends in berlin", 2016, Ashley Berlin, Berlin
↑ Exhibition view, "my dear friends in berlin", 2016, Ashley Berlin, Berlin
↑ Exhibition view, "my dear friends in berlin", 2016, Ashley Berlin, Berlin
↑ "my dear friends in berlin"(detail), 2016, Ashley Berlin, Berlin
↑ Exhibition view "BRUSSELS, OCT. 29 TH. 2015", monCHERI, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
↑ "BRUSSELS, OCT. 29 TH. 2015", 2015, (detail) print transfer, sprayprint, screws, machine carvings on drywall, artist frame, monCHERI, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
↑ Exhibition view, "BRUSSELS, OCT. 29 TH. 2015", monCHERI, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
↑ Exhibition view, "BRUSSELS, OCT. 29 TH. 2015", monCHERI, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
↑ Exhibition view, "BRUSSELS, OCT. 29 TH. 2015", monCHERI, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
↑ Installation view, 1857 at Paris Internationale, 2015
↑ "Kiefholz Flowers", 2015, spray paint, rint transfer, screws, carvings on rywalll, artist frame. 52 × 52 cm, 857, Paris Internationale.
↑ "Kitchen Still Life", Minsk, USSR, 1985, [2015], spray paint, print transfer, screws, carvings on drywall, wood, 60 × 250 cm, 1857, Paris Internationale.
↑ "Room with a View", 2015, spray paint, print transfer, screws, carvings on drywalll, artist frame. 120 × 93 cm, 1857, Paris Internationale.
↑ "My Father", pen on paper, Minsk USSR, 1985, [2015] 120 x 300 cm, Spray paint, print transfer, Screws, carvings on drywall, wood, exhibition view "Conflicting Evidence", 1857, Oslo.
↑ "My Father", pen on paper, Minsk USSR, 1985, [2015] 120 x 300 cm, Spray paint, print transfer, Screws, carvings on drywall, wood, exhibition view "Conflicting Evidence", 1857, Oslo.
↑ "My Father", pen on paper, Minsk USSR, 1985, [2015] 120 x 300 cm, Spray paint, print transfer, Screws, carvings on drywall, wood, exhibition view "Conflicting Evidence", 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Conflicting Evidence", 2015, Installation view, front space, 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Alex – proposition to a Detroit highway", 2015, Vinyl, automotive paint, polyester fiberglass, steel, concrete, dimensions variable, 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Alex – proposition to a Detroit highway", 2015, Vinyl, automotive paint, polyester fiberglass, steel, concrete, dimensions variable, 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Alex – proposition to a Detroit highway", 2015, Vinyl, automotive paint, polyester fiberglass, steel, concrete, dimensions variable, 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Alex - proposition to a Detroit highway", 2015, DINA 4, Inkjet on dibond, 29,6 × 21 cm, 1857, Oslo.
↑ "Alex - proposition to a Detroit highway", 2015, DINA 4, Glass, graphite on paper, dibond, 40 × 40 cm, 1857, Oslo.
FAIRS:

Nada Miami. Miami, USA
1 Dec 2016 — 4 Dec 2016

Independent. Brussels, Belgium
19 Apr 2017 — 23 Apr 2017

Paris Internationale. Paris, France
18 Oct 2017 — 22 Oct 2017

BIO:

Mirak Jamal was born in 1979 in Tehran (Iran) and has formerly lived in the USSR, Germany, U.S.A., and Canada. He’s currently living and working in Berlin, Germany.
There is definitely something related to story (and stories) in Mirak Jamal’s art. Personal history is incorporated in a temporality made up of multitudes of stories which men have successively drawn in the matter in order not to forget.
It’s in building materials that Mirak Jamal has found his favorite matter. He writes stories, pictures, reminiscences of a past of wandering after his family fled Iran at the dawn of the revolution.
Recent solo show inclued: -cornered-, 427 gallery, Riga, IRONIMUS ‘91, Galerie Rolando Anselmi (Berlin), In Praise of Limestone, L’Ascensore (Palermo), Mother! Minsk! Where are you?, Sultana (Paris), my dear friends in berlin, Ashley Berlin, (Berlin)

Recent group show include a group show with Anna Ročňová & Sung Tieu, cur. Christina Gigliotti, Polansky gallery (Prague), moving is in every direction, cur. Anna-Catharina Gebbers & Gabriele Knapstein, with Christopher Kulendran, Hamburger Bahnhof (Berlin), Nada Miami, Galerie Sultana (Miami), Dream Song 386, Cooper Cole Gallery (Totonto)


Mirak Jamal est né 1979 à Téhéran (Iran) et a vécu en URSS, en Allemagne, U.S.A. et au Canada. Il est actuellement basé à Berlin. Il y a résolument quelque chose qui tient du récit (et des récits) dans l’art de Mirak Jamal. L’histoire personnelle s’imbrique dans une temporalité fai…

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Group Show. 15th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul Modern Museum. Istanbul, Turkey.
(www.istanbulmodern.org)
16 Sep 2017 — 12 Nov 2017

Performance. Kunstverein. Freiburg, Germany.
(kunstvereinfreiburg.de)
1 Jul 2017 — 1 Jul 2017

Group Show. Polansky gallery. Prague, Czech Republic.
(polanskygallery.com)
24 May 2017 — 15 Jul 2017

Solo Show. 427 gallery. Riga, Latvia.
(fourtoseven.info)
30 Mar 2017 — 15 Apr 2017

Group Show. Hamburger Bahnhof. Berlin, Germany.
(smb.museum)
17 Mar 2017 — 17 Sep 2017

Solo Show. Rolando Anselmi. Berlin, Germany.
(www.rolandoanselmi.com)
30 Apr 2016 — 30 Jun 2016

Group Show. Centre d'Art Contemporain. Istres, France.
(www.ouestprovence.fr)
7 Mar 2016 — 1 Jul 2016

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