Rokni Haerizadeh


Born in Tehran, 1978, lives and works in Dubai.

He has participated in numerous institutional exhibitions, notably Carnegie International (2013); New Museum, New York (2014); Kunsthalle, Zurich (2015); Asia Pacific Triennial, Brisbane (2015); Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Boston (2015); and the Sharjah Biennial (2011). His works are held in public and private collections, including the Carnegie Museum of Art, the British Museum, Tate Modern, the Devi Art Foundation, the JP Morgan Chase Art Collection and the Rubell Family Collection.

Haerizadeh maintains a collaborative practice with Ramin Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian. In January 2014, the artists participated as fellows in the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation’s residency in Captiva, Florida. Fictionville, a monograph of Haerizadeh’s work edited by Negar Azimi, was published in 2014 by Koenig Books.

Current Exhibitions

Homeless Souls

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark

27 Jun — 22 Sep
Gathering together a dozen artistic voices from countries around the world for a conversation about exile as a political and existential reality, Homeless Souls presents the works of the artists from diverse countries, which speak...

Past Exhibitions

The Restless Earth

Triennale di Milano
28/04/2017 — 20/08/2017

The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi
08/03/2017 — 29/07/2017

Come On, Let’s Go!

Private: Yallay Gallery
19/11/2016 — 22/12/2016

Rokni Haerizadeh: Reign of Winter

Private: Yallay Gallery
05/03/2016 — 02/04/2016