Roshanak Aminelahi and History-making women at Ayyam Gallery | Photos
ArtDayME: Azadeh Jafarian: The Solo exhibition of Roshanak Aminelahi is open to the public at the Ayyam Gallery these days. "Faces of Resilience" is the name of the exhibition. ”Faces of Resilience" is a women’s exhibition. Female Figures without any faces but with all the details. Canvases of Aminelahi are full of important details. Women who don’t have any faces but very impressive. Content is very important for Aminelahi sometimes even more important than painting . All women are the most effective in society. She writes the names of women as titles because she wants viewers feel close to her paintings and think about them . Around the main subjects are expressionistic movements similar to Iranian tiling . Frida Kahlo ,Tulsi Gowda, Etel Adnan, Pairuz, Yayoi Kusama, Simone de Beauvoir, Georgia O'Keeffe and Golshifteh farahani are the names of her paintings. Roshanak Aminelahi has powerful hands for figurative painting. She can make audiences think in front of her artworks,It might be any of their women but men’s of Aminelahi paintings are very scary. They are horned and ominous like a devil. her recent works are executed with heavy layers of paint and thick brush marks that create textured, multidimensional imagery. In addition to her career as an artist and academic, she has worked as a graphic designer and art director for over two decades. Recent solo exhibitions for the artist include Etemad Gallery, Tehran (2019 and 2015), Ayyam Gallery Al Quoz, Dubai (2017), Zangar Art Gallery, Tehran (2006 and 2005) and Aban Art Gallery, Tehran (2004). Aminelahi’s work was also highlighted in a collective exhibition at the Salsali Private Museum in 2016. The exhibition will be running until January 2nd, 2024. Ayyam gallery is located Units 11, Alserkal Avenue.