CV

Education:.

2017-2018 MA, Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University.

2014-2017 BA, Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University.

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2018 The ground Beneath Your Feet, Castlefield Gallery, UK

2018  Winter Collection,Saul Hey Gallery, Manchester, UK 

2018 Warrington Contemporary Art Festival, WARRINGTON MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Warrington 2018 PROFORMA Contemporary Art Festival, The Dancehouse Theatre , Manchester

2018 Emergence, Air Gallery, Manchester, UK

2018 Greater Manchester Art Prize Exhibition, Stockport Art Gallery, UK

2018 Contested Territories/Altered States, Plant NOMA, Manchester, UK

2017 The Manchester Contemporary, represented by Castlefield gallery, UK.

2017 In Visible Lines, Scaffold Gallery, Manchester, UK.

2017 Air Open, Air Gallery, Manchester, UK.

2016 Saul Hey Gallery at Portico Library, Manchester, UK.

2016 One, Saul Hey Gallery, Manchester, UK.

2014-2015 All Wrapped Up, Manchester Royal Exchange, Manchester, UK.

2014 Sale Art Trail, Waterside Arts Centre, Manchester, UK.

2014 The Coffee Art Project, The Old Truman Brewery, London, UK.

2013-2014 Exposition, Corn Exchange, Manchester, UK.

2013 The Coffee Art Project, Dray Walk Gallery, London, UK.

2013 The Coffee Art Project, Presso Arcam Factory, Milano, Italy, (Shortlisted)

Selected Bibliography:

BBC1 Countryfile “Special Autumn” ,21/10/ 2018

Till Kaposty-Bliss, “Schnittstellen” , DAS MAGAZIN, Germany, Sep/2018

BBC1 The One Show,(13/09/2017) 

Goldberg, “Artist Omid Asadi’s gorgeous leaf cutting”, The San Francisco Globe, September 3, 2017. http://sfglobe.com/2016/02/01/artist-omid-asadis-gorgeous-carved-leaves/

Daria Tarasova, “When nature is a co-author”, Espresso TV, July 16, 2016. http://espreso.tv/article/2016/07/16/iranskyy_khudozhnyk

“Artistic Paintings on Foliage”, Al-Arabiya TV, Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2014.

Interview, Sky News Arabia TV, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, July 7, 2014.

Amy Glendinning, “Pictured: Artist’s stunning creations – carved from fallen leaves“, Manchester Evening News, August 12, 2014. http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/whats-on/arts-culture-news/pictured-artists-stunning-creations—7600785

Jack Crone, “Art that’s just a walk in the park”, Daily Mail, August 12, 2014. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2722851/Artist-Omid-Asadi-creates-designs-using-leaves-scalpel.html

Selected Commission:

2016  commission for , MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN, Mixed media work (50x40cm), cut leaf on panel, 20th Century, Los Angeles, USA.

Public Collection:

Siam Discovery shopping mall, Bangkok, Thailand.

Award:

2017 Leonard little Prize.

2017 The Air Open Award.

2018 GM Arts Prize Runner Up