Farshido Larimian (Babol, Iran, 1983) is an artist based in vienna with a background in chemical and petroleum engineering. Larimian completed his Diploma-studies of Fine Arts at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna under the supervision of Prof. Gunter Damisch and Veronika Dirnhofer, and won the Academy’s Würdigung’s Prize for his master thesis.
Larimian’s works have been exhibited at V.O Curations London (UK) in Crossing , Yassi Foundation(IR) in Flora Iranica in 2022, at The Lodge gallery Los Angeles (USA) in My very favorite things, at the Jossa by Alserkal Dubai(UAE) in Invictus, Theater am Spittelberg(AT) in Alles Hängt in der Luft in 2021; at the Fronfeste Museum(AT) in regional exhibition Zivilcourage in 2017, in regional exhibition Salzburg(AT) at Von hier und dort in 2016, at the Palais Dorotheum(AT) in Charity auction, at Museum of Modern Art(RUS) within the third International Biennial of Young Art in Moscow, in 2012, at the Lower Austria Documentation Centre for Modern Art; St. Pölten(AT), in 2012, in Wem die Stunde schlägt, at Carbon12 Dubai(UAE), in Devision by Zero, and at Salsali Private Museum Dubai(UAE), in SHOW OFF! in 2011.
The techniques he uses range from collage to painting, from assemblage to installation, often with found objects. His works are present in several museum collections: from Museum of Contemporary art in Krakow(POL), to SPM Museum Dubai(UAE), from Fronfeste Museum (AT), Liesenfeld/Jordan(Kunstalm) collection (AT), to Kupferstichkabinett, The Graphic Collection of Academy of Fine Arts Vienna(AT).
In 2020 he recieved a working stipend from Stadt Wien Kultur - MA 7.
A part of Master Thesis presentation & defence: