About Reza ShafahiReza Shafahi (born 1940 in Saveh, Iran ) lives and works in Tehran.
Reza Shafahi is a selftaught Iranian artist, who started his artistic career in 2013 at the age of 72. Shafahi’s artwork echoes a whimsical world with both traditional Persian motives and more imaginative portraits with a focus on the female body. The works are strongly inspired by the poetry of Omar Khayyam, cinema, television, photographs and world news. In the world of Reza Shafahi you find a hidden life of fantasy, surrealism and eroticism.
“From Water to Lemon Juice”, 2016, Erratum Gallery, Berlin, Germany
“Badha”, Delgosha Gallery, 2018 Tehran, Iran
“Wating For The Sun”, 2016, SpazioA Gallery, Italy
Magic of Persia Foundation, 2015, Dubai
Marlborough Gallery, 2015, New York, USA