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Fereydoun Ave

Born in 1945

Lives and works in Paris, France


Fereydoun Ave is part of the first generation of Iranian contemporary artists. Working in mixed media inspired by traditional Middle Eastern ideologies alongside pop aesthetics, Ave draws on his experience of living in Europe, America and Iran. Prior to the Iranian Revolution, he worked as a stage designer and television set advisor. Afterwards, he decided to stay in the country and concentrate on his visual art practice, continuously addressing the ever-changing sociopolitical structures of Ira...Read more