Asghar Yaghoubi

Biography: Was born in 1964 in Shiraz,Iran. Started painting from early ages with the curiosity of a child. Having passed professional courses offered by the best artists/masters in Fars province, started to have an art institute and educate fresh teachers. Experienced in photography & Sculpture. Founder of Mahtaab vocational Training Art Institute and Moka’ab Visual Art Institute. Founding and directing Cube Gallery. Attended more than 51 individual and group exhibitions, organized more than 40 Exhibition at cube gallery.        

Head of Art Department of MIFA (Malaysian Iranian Friendship Association).(2013-2014)

Member of AMA (Art Malaysia Association)

Committee member of Malaysian Iranian Art Society (MIAS) 2011-2013

 

 

Working Experiences

2008-2014      Founding and directing Cube Gallery (Shiraz Mokaab) in Ampang Malaysia

2008-2014      Instructing Art (painting, sculpturing, sketching, drawing, etc.) in Cube Gallery   

1999-2008      Art Instructor (painting, sculpturing, sketching, drawing, etc.) in Iran

2005–2007     Children’s Art, Training the first Creative Painting Teachers in Fars                       

2007                  Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Performing several workshops on Creativity in Visual Art, Shiraz                

2003                  Painters Society of Shiraz, A member of Painters Society of Shiraz.                                                                      

2002                  Sculpture workshop and exhibition, Creating Metal Sculptures, in groups.

2000-2007    Founding and directing Mokaab (Cube), Visual Art Institute in Shiraz, Iran (Affiliated to Islamic Guidance and Culture Administration of Fars)

1999          Technical & Vocational Training Organization, A member of Painting Teachers committee of Technical & Vocational Training Organization of Fars Province.                                                         

1999                     Mahtaab (Moonlight) Vocational Training Art Institute, Founding and directing Mahtaab (Moonlight) Vocational Training Art Institute in Shiraz, Iran.

Education

Various art institute's courses Major teachers: Mr.Khaef , Mr.Kazemi , Mr.Firouzmand ,   and Mrs.Chalak.(1991 – 1999)   

Certificate of Art Training,                Technical & Vocational Training Organization of Iran.

Certificate of Art Management              Technical & Vocational Training organizations

Diploma in Applied Sciences  Shiraz Iran

 Awards   

Letter of appreciation from MATTA FAIR, Malaysia

Certificate of participation from, ASWARA ,Malaysia

 Letter of Appreciation from Langkawi Art Colony, Malaysia

Certificate of Appreciation from Korean Woman’s Association in Malaysia 

Certificate of Appreciation from University Putra Malaysia          

Letter of Appreciation from the First Drawing Festival, Shiraz, Iran.

Letter of Appreciation for Teacher’s Day, Shiraz, Iran.

Letter of Appreciation from the 4th Local and 1st International Imam Reza Visual Art Festival, Shiraz, Iran. Letter of Appreciation for Selected Artist’s Exhibition on Sa’di day, Shiraz, Iran.

 Some of the Solo Exhibitions

2012         Solo Exhibition “The Journey within “in NN Gallery,KL. Malaysia                             

 2010         Solo Exhibition ARTS FESTIVAL in Artseni Gallery, Starhill Gallery, KL, Malaysia                                                                        

 2009         Solo Exhibition in Cube Gallery, Malaysia.                                                           

 2004         Sculpture Exhibition in Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                                               

 2002         Painting Exhibition in Moka’ab Institute Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                             

 2000         Painting Exhibition in Mahtaab Institute Gallery, Shiraz,Iran.                              

 Group Exhibitions

2015     Grop Exhibition, Duft der Erde, Avesta Gallery, Mannhim, Germany

2015        Art & Collectible AUCTIONS, BALLROM, SERI PACIFIC HOTEL, Malaysia

2015          International Artists Exhibition, ART CONNEXION, MaTiC gallery, kl, Malaysia

2015             International Exhibition of Iranian Artists I Southeast Asia and Pacific, MaTiC gallery, kl, Malaysia

2015          grop exhibition” SEPULUH DAH 2”, Artseni gallery, kl, Malaysia

2015           group exhibition “sama sama”, Bali, Indonesia

2014            Iranian group Exhibition, cube gallery, Malaysia

2014            11 IRANIAN ARTISTS EXHIBITION, Cube gallery, Malaysia

2014            1th Langkawi Art Biennale, Langkawi, Malaysia

2014               8th Art Expo Malaysia

 2014             Festival Pangkor Island, Malaysia                              

 2014               ART FAIR TORISM 2014 at VIVA Home Shopping Mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia  

2014              Contemporary Iranian Artists Exhibition at Art Gallery of Museum Melaka, Malaysia

 2014             Group Exhibition at Vesal Gallery, Shiraz, Iran                  

 2013              AATF Art Malaysia Art Tourism Fair at VIVA HOME shopping Mall, KL, Malaysia              

 2013              Art Expo Malaysia at Matrade, Malaysia               

 2012              Group Exhibition ART COLONY LANGKAWI, Langkawi, Malaysia                  

 2012              Group Exhibition at MATTA FAIR 2012, PWTC, KL, Malaysia              

 2012              Malaysian, Iranian &Korean Artists MIKA 2012 at MATIC gallery, KL, Malaysia

 2012             ART Expo Malaysia at MATRID, KL, Malaysia        

 2012             Group Exhibition MAATA Fair 2012 at PWTC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 2012             Group Exhibition SUPULAH DAH Artseni gallery, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia  

 2012             Group Exhibition MAIRA at ASWARA gallery. KL Malaysia                         

 2011             Group Exhibition RAMADAN ART EXHIBITION at KLCC, Malaysia      

 2011             Group Exhibition Art Connexion at Cube Gallery, Malaysia                         

 2011             International Students Cultural show at the Great Hall, UPM Malaysia  

 2011             A group Exhibition by 20 Iranian Artists in Cube Gallery, Malaysia

 2010             Art Expo, MATRID, Malaysia      

 2010             UPM ISA International Seminar, Exhibition and Cultural show, University, Putra Malaysia      

 2009             Group Exhibition Small sculpture, Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Iran.                                 

 2008             Panting Exhibition in Vessal Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                                                 

2007             Painting Exhibition in Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                                                    

 2007             Painting Exhibition in Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                                                 

 2007            1st International Imam Reza Visual Art Festival, Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Iran.          

 2006            1000 Hands, 1000 Sketches: The Governmental Project, Bahman 22nd Festival, Shiraz, Iran.                                                                                              

2005            1000 Hands, 1000 Sketches: The Governmental Project, Bahman 22nd Festival, Shiraz, Iran.                                                                                              

 2005             Conceptual Art for Muharram, Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Iran.                                       

 2005             Imam Reza Visual Art Festival, Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Iran.                                      

 2004             Shiraz Art Week Festival, Jahan-Nama Garden, Shiraz, Iran.                                

 2004             Painting Exhibition of Masters in Shiraz, Vessal Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                 

 2004             Inauguration Exhibition of Neshaneh (Sing) Gallery, Neshaneh Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.   

 2003              Photo exhibition of Muharram.                                                                                  

 2003              Festival of Drawing in Shiraz, Shiraz, Iran.                                                            

 2003             Collected Visual Art of All Province in Iran, Bahman Gallery, Tehran, Iran.        

 2003             Conceptual Art of Shiraz, Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                                             

 2002             Exhibition of Painters society of Shiraz, Sarv Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                       

 2001             Group Exhibition of Visual Art Festival, Sabz Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                     

 1998            Group Exhibition, Vessal Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.   

 1997            Group Exhibition, Gallery of Foundation for Fars Studies, Shiraz, Iran.                

 1996            Group Exhibition, Vessal Gallery, Shiraz, Iran.                                                      

  Workshop

 2013                 One Day Intl' workshop MASK at cube gallery, Malaysia                      

 2012                 ART COLONY LANGKAWI sculpture workshop, Langkawi, Malaysia        

 2011                 Drawing workshop at cube gallery Malaysia                                                  

 2011                 Painting workshop Art Malaysia Putra Jaya Malaysia                                         

 2009                 Painting Workshop (hope) between Iranian and Malaysian Artists, Shah Alam Gallery, Malaysia.                                                                   

 2005                 Painting Workshop of Iranian Artists, Hafez Hall, Shiraz, Iran.                            

 2004                The 1st Painting Workshop in Shiraz, Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                           

 2004                The 1st Sculpture Workshop in Shiraz, Artist House, Shiraz, Iran.                         

Area of Interests

 Reading books, watching historical, artistic movies, Photography, Painting, sculpturing and walking

Personal Skills

 Photography, Cooking, Welding, Carpentry and Photoshop Designing

Publications

Publishing various articles in local paper and magazine

Affiliations

 A member of Painting Teachers Committee of Technical & Vocational Training Organization of Fars Province

Head of Art Department of MIFA (Malaysian Iranian Friendship Association).2013-2014

Member of AMA (Art Malaysia Association)

Committee member of Malaysia Iranian Art Society (MIAS) 2011-2013

Registered Artist in SAATCHI

 Languages 

 Persian- English

Referees       Will be furnished upon request.

 

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