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Shahab Fotouhi (b. 1980, Yazd, Iran) currently lives and works in Tehran. He studied Fine Art at Städelschule, Frankfurt, 2008-2010. His recent shows include “Thanks for Writing”, 601Artspace Gallery, New York (2014), “Establishing Shot”, Azad Gallery, Tehran (2013), 7th Taipei Biennial (2010), Home Works 5, Beirut (2010), 4th Auckland Triennial (2010), 11th Istanbul Biennial (2009) and “By the Horses Who Run Panting”, Azad Gallery, Tehran (2009). His videos have been shown in “The Uncertainty Principle”, MACBA, Barcelona (2009) and “New Voices”, Barbican Center, London (2008). Fotouhi was part of the artist residency program at the Queens Museum of Art in New York in 2014 and participated in Sommerakademie im Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern in 2015.