Farshid Larimian (Farshido) is an artist with a chemical & petroleum engineering background, and has been living and working in Vienna since 2007.

Farshido’s works has been exhibited at WOP artfair, CHE, TheOthers Artfair Turin, IT, AsiaNow Artfair Paris, Theater am Spittelberg in Alles Hängt in der Luft (2021), at MUMOK Vienna in Solidarity Matters Benefitzaktion, and PARALLEL Artfair, AT (2018), at Fronfeste Museum Austria in Zivilcourage (2017), Von hier. und dort (2016), at Palais Dorotheum in Benefitzaktion Caritas, and MIM Gallery Los Angeles USA in Allusive Moment (2016),  MOMA in the 3rd Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Russia (2012), at NÖ Dokumentationszentrum für Moderne Kunst; St. Pölten, in Wem die Stunde schlägt, at Carbon12 Dubai, iin Devision by Zero, and at Salsali Private Museum Dubai ,UAE in SHOW OFF!(2011).


His works include collections in MOCA Krakow, Poland, SPM Museum Dubai UAE, Fronfeste Museum Austria, Liesenfeld/Jordan(Kunstalm) Collection Austria, Kupferstichkabinett der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien and etc.


Farshido graduated as Master of Fine arts with ‘’Distinction’’ from Academy of Fine arts Vienna under supervision of Univ.Prof. Gunter Damisch & Veronika Dirnhofer, and won the Würdigungspreis of the academy for an outstanding Thesis Pocket Memories Project. And from 2015-2018 he worked as lecture with Practical Exercises Fine Arts, workshop as part of MORE program, at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, AT. Farshido won also Stadt Wien Working stipend (Arbeitsstipendium) in 2020.

Throughout the past 10 years:

having 10 solo exhibitions, participating in more than 60 group exhibitions worldwide,

8 international Art fairs and Biennale , 6 Museum exhibitions and collections, 7 curated shows ,12 awards and grants, and also lecture experiences.

A part of Master Thesis presentation & defence:

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