Nairy Baghramian, Dwindler_Low Tide, 2017. Copyright, Artist and courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, Paris and London.

Nairy Baghramian

The Hepworth Wakefield

For Yorkshire Sculpture International, Nairy Baghramian will present her work at The Hepworth Wakefield. She is best known for her sculptural series Dwindlers, made of glass, zinc and resin, which echo fragmented pipes and ducts and are an expression of architectural elements usually hidden in public buildings.

Selected solo exhibitions include: Nairy Baghramian, Festival d’Automne, Ecole nationale des Beaux-arts de Paris, France (2018); Breathing Spell (Un respire), Palacio de Cristal, Madrid, Spain (2018);   Déformation Professionnelle, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2017); SÅ LAENGE DET VARER (As Long As It Lasts), Statens Museum for Kunst, National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen (2017);  Dwindle Down, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York (2017); Nairy Baghramian: Scruff of the Neck, Marian Goodman Gallery, London (2016);   Déformation Professionnelle, S.M.A.K. Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent, Belgium (2016); Nairy Baghramian – Scruff of the Neck (Supplements), Zürich Art Prize, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich, Switzerland (2016);  Nairy Baghramian: Hand Me Down, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico (2015)

b. 1971, Iran
Lives and works in Berlin

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