Bio

Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi is a visual artist based in Vancouver, BC. Originally from Isfahan,Iran, she immigrated to Canada 20 years ago where she has received an MFA in Visual Arts from Emily Carr University of Art + Design (2017) and a BFA from University of British Columbia (2007). Her recent practice is mostly engaged with drawing and sculpture, although she has worked in a variety of media such as photography, painting, and installation. Modarres-Sadeghi has exhibited her work at several art galleries in Greater Vancouver, including group exhibitions at the Cityscape Community Art Space, Surrey Art Gallery, Concourse Gallery (ECU), as part of MFA Interim exhibition, Charles H. Scott Gallery (ECU), as part of MFA graduate exhibition, and most notably Centre A, as part of a group exhibition, Spring Exhibition, in spring 2017. Modarres-Sadeghi’s last exhibition was a solo exhibition at the Doris Crowston Gallery (at the Sunshine Coast Arts Council) in Sechelt, BC, in March- June 2020. Modarres-Sadeghi’s next exhibitions are solo exhibitions at Gallery 1515 in Vancouver, BC, and at Emrooz Gallery in Isfahan, Iran, in 2021.