The projects that I’ve worked on has been about social matters. I use conventional painting and drawing’s visual formality in order to propose my subject-matters. For instance, I use characteristics of flat planes and refrains in instrumental music or and representational drawings for subjects about gender discussions, oppression and masculinity.
Sahand Heshmati Afshar is Tehran based artist; born in 05/2/1990. He has BSc. in Pure Mathematics. He has started his career in 2016 as an artist. He had several group exhibition and solos in Tehran. He is intrested in socio-political subjects, history and (sub)culture.
Article in the Financial Tribune: https://financialtribune.com/articles/art-and-culture/69870/criminals-portrayed-at-azad-art-gallery