Bahram Dabiri is a renowned Iranian artist who was born in Shiraz, Iran, in 1950. He graduated from the University of Tehran with a degree in fine arts, and his work has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world. He is known for his figurative paintings that often explore themes of mythology, history, and the human condition.
Dabiri began his artistic career in the 1970s, and his work has been influenced by a variety of sources, including Persian miniature painting, European modernism, and his own personal experiences. His paintings are often characterized by their use of bold colors, expressive brushwork, and complex symbolism.
Dabiri has received numerous awards for his work, including the following:
- The First Prize at the 1984 Tehran Biennale
- The First Prize at the 1992 Paris Biennale
- The First Prize at the 2000 Venice Biennale
- The First Prize at the 2010 Shanghai Biennale
Dabiri is a member of the Iranian Artists Association and the International Association of Art Critics. He is also a professor of art at the University of Tehran.