Email address: roya.amigh@gmail.com

Education

MFA, Boston University, Boston, USA 2012

MFA, Central Azad University, Tehran, Iran, 2010

BFA, Science and Culture university, Tehran, Iran, 2007

 

Solo Exhibition

BabsonArts, Babson Collge, MA, 2018

FiveMyles gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2017

Like a tale we hear, Iron Tail Gallery, Lincoln, NE, 2017

West 10th Window, Art-In-Buildings, NYC, NY, 2016

Brookline Commission for the Arts, Brookline Town Hall, MA, 2015

Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA, 2012

 

Group Exhibition

The Un-Heroic Act. Representations of Rape in Contemporary Women’s Art in the US, Shiva Gallery at John Jay College, CUNY, New York, NY

Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymno, Greece, 2018 

Brown University, Providence, RI, 2017-2018

The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA, 2017-2018

Periphery Space Gallery, Pawtucket, RI, 2017

DMZ Pilgrimage International Art Festival, South Korea, 2016

Edward Hopper House Art Center, Nyack, NY, 2016

The Scollay Square Gallery, Boston, MA, 2016

Union arts center, Sparkill , NY, 2016

The Fine Arts Center, Hot Springs, AR, 2016

Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY, 2016

Katonah Museum of art, Katonah, NY, 2015

The Record Company, Boston, MA, 2015

Macy Gallery, Columbia University, NYC, NY, 2014

Blue Sage Center For the Arts, Paonia, CO, 2014

Sloane House Gallery (printmaking), Boston, MA, 2013

808 Gallery, Boston, MA, 201

Print show, Sherman Gallery, MA,2012

Sherman Gallery, Boston, MA, 2011

Tribal Art, Hamill Gallery, Boston, MA, 2011

Sloane House Gallery (painting), Boston, MA, 2011

 

Residencies

Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA, 2017

Art Omi, Ghent, NY, 2016

The Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, NY, 2016

Northwestern Oklahoma State University, OK, 2016

ArtHub Residency, Kingman, AZ, 2015

Vermont Studio Center, Vermont, 2015

Drop Forge and Tool Residency, Hudson, NY, 2015

BetterArts Residency, Redwood, NY, 2015

Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy, NY, 2014

The League Residency at Vyt, Hudson Valley, NY, 2014

Can Serrat Art Residency, Barcelona, Spain, 2014

Elsewhere Studios Art Residency, Paonia, Colorado, 2014

 

Grants

Matched savings grant, Assets for artists, MASS MoCA, MA, 2018

Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation Fellowship, 2016

Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Vermont, 2015

Ruth Katzman Scholarship, NY, 2014

Constantine Alajalov Scholarship, Boston University, 2010-2012

 

Reviews

How to create a butterfly, Seph Rodney, in: Hyperallergic, Brooklyn, NY, August 25, 2017

Imagination meets memory, Elizabeth Michelman, in: Artscope Magazine, MA, March 2nd, 2017

Artist blends Iranian stories, thread and paper, by L. Kent Wolgamott, in: Lincoln Journal Star, NE, Jan. 15, 2017

Get to Know: Roya Amigh, interview by Eliana Blechman, in: Art-in-Buildings Blog, New York, NY, 2016, and the exhibition documentation 

 

COLLECTIONS

private collection, New York City and Paris

Art OMI, Ghent, NY

 

Academic experience:

Project assistant at Harvard University, present

   - Women’s Worlds in Qajar Iran

Museums and the Travel Ban, A panel discussion presented by the New England Museum Association, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College, 2017

Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE, 2016

Artist Lecturer, English Department, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva, OK, 2016