Shahpour Pouyan (Biographical details)

Shahpour Pouyan (painter/draughtsman; Iranian; Male; 1980; Tehran)

Also known as

Pouyan, Shahpour

Biography

Artist Shahpour Pouyan studied painting at Tehran University and the Pratt Institute, New York and lives between New York and Tehran. Working across a number of media, from sculpture to painting, the art he makes has strong connections to the artistic traditions of Iran but with a strong contemporary take. He is a finalist of the 2016 V&A based Jameel prize.