Biography

Mehrdad Sadri,
born in Teheran

studied decorative and textile arts at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna from 1968-1973, and art education from 1979-1984.

Since 1985, teaching at the Federal Institute of Decorative Arts in Vienna.
Austrian honorary citizenship in 1984.
Member of the Vienna Künstlerhaus.

Numerous exhibitions in Austria and abroad

1989 - "6th International Textiles Symposium at Graz"
1992 - "15th International Textiles", Biennale at Lausanne
1993 - "Medium Textil" at the Darmstadt Art Hall
1993 - "Miniarttextil" at Como
1994 - "4th International Textiles Competition" at Kyoto
1995 - "Textile Art Austria-Poland" at Cracow/Wroclaw
1996 - "Textile Art from Austria "Webart" at the Schömer Haus, Klosterneuburg
2003 - "20 Years of International Textile Art" at Graz

Single-exhibitions of 2000

"Metamorphosis", paintings and plastic art at the "International University" in Vienna 2000, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer and
Univ. Prof. Sepp Moosmann

"Transvision", oil paintings at the "International University" in Vienna 2001, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer and
Dr. Willibald Pahr (former Austrian Federal Minister for foreign affairs)

"Reflective", oil paintings at the "International University" in Vienna 2003, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer and
Franz Morak, State Secretary for Arts and Media

"Transposition", oil paintings at the "International University" in Vienna 2004, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer and
Dr. Gerbert Frodl, Director of the Austrian Belvedere Gallery

"Syncronical", oil paintings at the "International University" in Vienna 2006, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer and
Mag. Renate Brauner, City Councillor for Health and Social Welfare

"Konnexion", oil paintings at the "Radison SAS Palais Hotel" in Vienna 2007, inaugurated by
Dr. Hilde Hawlicek, Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture, a.D.

"Hidden Dimensions", oil paintings at the "International University" in Vienna 2008, inaugurated by
Prof. Dr. Wil C. Goodheer,
Prodekan Mag. Dr. Peter Stasny and
Franz Morak, Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat

"Interaktion" - oil paintings at the "Hofburg - Segmentgalerie" in Vienna 2010 inaugurated by
Cal W. Downs. Ph.D. (Professor Emeritus, University of Kansas)

"Strom-Holz-Öl" - Gallery "Brotway" at the "Backzentrum Der Mann" in Vienna 2011

“Degardisi” (Matamophosis) - at Art Center Galary in Tehran 2012, inaugurated by Dr. Alami (Kunstkritiker)

“Organic“ - oil paintings and plastics “UNITED NATIONS“ in Vienna 2013

“Three Generations fine Arts“ - “Artcenter“ in Teheran 2013

Art works in possession of:
Private collections in Austria and abroad, numerous companies, Federal Ministry for Education and Cultural Affairs.

 
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