AHOO MAHER

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Ahoo Maher, was born in 1990 into an artistic family in Tehran/Iran, and has lived in Austria since 2008. Between 2009 and 2011 she studied music education at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. in 2017 she completed her studies in contextual painting under Ashley Scheirl at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna.

So far, she has participated in three solo exhibitions and several international group exhibitions.

Since 2013 she has appeared in the field of improvisation / new music / performance with different ensembles.

Now she works as a freelance musician / artist / curator

She curates the exhibition space “Public Domain” Porgy & Bess in Vienna.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
2015-2017
Master

Contextual Painting, by Prof. ASHLEY HANS SCHEIRL

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
2011-2015
Bachelor

Contextual Painting, by Prof. ASHLEY HANS SCHEIRL

University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
2008-2009
Music training

Training in music education

Prayner Conservatory of Music and Dramatic Arts in Vienna
2008-2009
Instrumental Course

Instrumental studies Cello 

Tehran music school
2001-2007
Diploma

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Faces Bordsteinschwalbe GalerieGraz

2015

Diary Dastan Basement GalerieTeheran
Auffallen  Public Domain, „Porgy and Bess;Wien

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Parallel Vienna Art fairVienna
young Art auction ViennaVienna
Diary Dastan Basement GalerieLinz
Vignale FestivalVienna

2018

Alserkal Avenue GalleryDubai
Paradise Garden Philomenia GalleryVienna
DanubiArt Besucherzentrum WelterbeRegensburg

2017

Diplomandinnen Präsentation xhibit Gemälde GalleryVienna
Snack, Bibliothek Akademie der bildende KünsteVienna
Update, Dastan GalleryTeheran

2016

Rundgang Akademie der Bildende KünsteVienna
Art for Autism, Niavaran Art Cultural FoundationTehran
Geviert, Universität bibliothek der Akademie der bildende KünsteVienna
Frauen, ProsaVienna
30x30, Exhibition of Irenian contemporary ArtistTehran
Update, Dastan 2 GalerieTehran

2015

Aufgerissenen Auge , Transmanieristische Reaktionen” Xhibit GalleryVienna
Studio OneVienna

2014

Somewhere, ProsaVienna
Lageegal, Gallery A CollectionVienna
Limited Access, Vista GalleryTeheran

2013

Miniatur Museum California Institute of the ArtsLos Angles

2012

Ausstellung 116, Akademie der bildenden KünsteVienna
Rauchgefecht, nominiert für den British American Tobacco Austria KunstpreisVienna
Post-Porn and BodyPolitik, VBKÖVienna

PERFORMANCES

2020

KlangmanifestVienna

2019

Nixtasy, FabrikantenLinz
Moire, Dorf TVLinz

2018

Maher-Ruf Duo, Zentrum für Musikvermitlung 14Vienna
Live Painting, Danubiart FestivalRegensburg

2017

mit kompanie vonnuna Strenge Kammer Porgy and BessVienna
Duo mit Thomas Grimm, mo.ëVienna
AIR2hEAR #7 mit Enrique Mendoza, Amann StudioVienna
Moiré Performance im Kunst- und Kulturraum mo.ë Vienna

2016

Musikalische Begleitung  “IF SHE CAN SEE IT; SHE CAN BE IT” Preisverleihung Drehbuchforum Österreich/Musik Perormance, bei  Karl-MayerVienna
Thomas Pluch Drehbuchpreis DiagonaleGraz
ToBe Continued, Live StreamingVienna
ART FREMD-FREMD ARTSt. Pölten
JOHN BUTCHER Ensamble, EchoraumVienna
Morgenland FestivalOsnabrück

2015

Beton Performance, Strenge Kammer Porgy and BessVienna
“Su:r” mit Derang Duett, EchoraumVienna
DUO,TRIO”, FRIV FestivalPoznan
Cello Flöte Duett“, Das ZweitbesteVienna
Beton, Österreichische kulturforumBratislava
Morgenland FestivalOsnabrück

2014

Klangfarbe“ und „Die ewige Wiederkehr“Art Unchored FestivalVienna-Bratislava
SOOR, Derang Duo Performance, Shirin Art CenterTehran
Morgenland FestivalOsnabrück

2013

Aufruf“ mit Derang Duo universität für musik und darstellende kunstVienna

2012

KLangfarben, Klara Schuman saal, MöeVienna
Selbstzensur, Post-Porn and BodyPolitix, VBKÖVienna
Morgenland FestivalOsnabrück