Navid Azimi Sajadi was born in Tehran, Iran 1982. He gained a bachelor of art in painting from Tehran Art and Architecture University in 2005. The same year he moved to Rome. In Italy he has graduated from Accademia di Belli Arti di Roma, in 2009. He was awarded the Amedeo Modigliani Foundation prize in year 2009. He gained his Master of Fine Art in Multi Media Sculpture in year 2013 from Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, and in the same year He has been invited to the 9th Shanghai Biennale . Since 2014 he has worked extensively as an artist with organisations in Iran, Italy and Turkey. He currently resides in Rome.


Selected solo shows:


2018- Deev, Complesso monumentale San Seveo al pendino, curated by Marina Guida & A01gallery, Napoli, Italy

2017- Transmogrifies, A01 Fine art gallery, curated by Marina Guida, Napoli, Italy

2014- ODDO, Azad Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2013- XXcrossing over, Palazzo Bevilacqua, curated by Olivia Spatola & Eli Sassoli De Bianchi, Bologna, Italy

2013- Serafini della tortura, Studio Eos, (in collaboration with Donatella Spaziani, Piero Varoni), Rome, Italy

2012- Camouflage, Contemporary Concept Galley, curated by Olivia Spatola Bologna, Italy

2012- OlcayArt Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

2012 - M.U.S.P.A.C(Museo sperimentale arte contemporanea), curated by Martina Sconci, Aquila, Italy

2011- Ottagono, Xenia 2011 featured artist( Elena Petruzzi collection), Pescara, Italy

2009 - False Flags, Azad Art Gallery,Tehran, Iran

2008- Teleō, PH7 Art Gallery, Rome, Italy


Selected group shows:


2017- BoCs art museum, curated by Alberto Dambruoso, Cosenza, Italy

2017- Patternitecture, curated by Ghazal Refalian, Niavaran cultural center, Tehran , Iran

2017- Corpŭs, curated by Marina Guida, Saccigallery, Saviano, Italy

2016- Cica Museum international art contest, Gimpo, south Korea

2016- ICA Biennale, Niavaran contemporary art enter, Tehran, Iran

2015- Hybridization, Madder Red &A. Mohtashemi Gallery, curated by Dalya Islam & Farah Hakemi, London, UK

2015- Wunderkammer, curated by G.Coveli, Roberto Bilotti Museo d`arte contemporanea , Rende (CS), Italy

2015- Prospettive dal Vicino Oriente, Curated by Aldo Iori, LEONESIA Fondazione Vittorio Leonesio, Puegnago del Garda, Italy

2015- Senza centro né periferia, La Nuova Pesa Contemporary art center, Rome, Italy

2014- Recalling The Future( post revolutionary Iranian Art ), Brunei Gallery, curated by Aras Amiri, London, GB

2014- The Rose and Nightingale, curated by Maneli Keykawousi, Jamm Gallery, Dubai

2013- Speaking from the heart, curated by Shaheen Merali, Framer Framed, Amsterdam, NL

2013- Artisti Nomadi, curated by Helia Hamedani, MACRO Factory(ex mattatoio di Roma), Rome, Italy

2012 -The 9th Shanghai Biennale, Tehran pavilion, Shanghai, China

2012 -Special preview of emerging Iranian art, Buhl & Amin collection, New York, USA

2011 -The Iranian Weltanschauung, curated by Shahin Meralli, Freies Museum, Berlin, Germany

2011 -AL-GHAIB, Maraya Art Center, Sharjah, UE

2011 -MOP CAP 2011 Shortlist exhibition at Traffic gallery, Dubai

2010 - Barakat, STUX Gallery, Curated by Gaia Serena Simionati, New York, USA

2009 - Tawassol, Galleria Artericambi, Curated by Gaia Serena Simionati, Verona, Italy

2009 - Palazzo Taverna Modigliani Institut Archives Le`gales Paris, Rome, Imprendi l arte Art Prize , Rome, Italy

2006 - The 4th International Biennial of the Islamic World, Tehran, Iran

2005 – Iranian artist’s Forum gallery, Tehran, Iran





Bilotti Museum of Contemporary Art, Rende, Italy

Cosenza BoCs art museum, Cosenza, Italy

MUS.P.A.C (Museo Sperimentale D`arte Contemporanea), Aquila, Italy

Mario Diana Foundation, Caserta, Italy

BIC Lazio(Business innovation center) collection, Rome, Italy

Modigliani Foundation Paris-Rome, Rome, Italy

Petruzzi Family collection, Pescara, Italy

S.Marchini(La Nuova Pesa Contemporary art center), Rome, Italy

AGI Verona collection, Verona, Italy