"In the Fields of Empty Days" @ LACMA

Posted on April 18, 2018

My painting from 2009 "Iran Pillars" will be included in a group show at LACMA called "In the Fields of Empty Days".  The show opens May 6th and runs through September 9th.  "Iran Pillars" was acquired by LACMA last year, this is the first time it will be shown at the museum.  

For more information about the exhibition go to

To purchase the catalogue with essays by LACMA curators Linda Komaroff, Sandra Williams and others go to


Categories: books, group shows

My first lithograph "Djamila" now available through Bedrock Art Editions

Posted on March 05, 2018

After months of work and a couple of trips to Kansas City my first lithograph is now available through Bedrock Art Editions.  It is a variable edition lithograph measuring just under 24" x 24".  The lithograph is mounted on Komatex and has hand applications of collage, pins and hand painted tacks.  Each of the 14 pieces produced vary in terms of the hand applications.

For more info visit




Categories: print

Inaugural Show at Neumann/Wolfson Art

Posted on September 30, 2017

I have a couple pieces in the inaugural group show at Neumann/Wolfson Art in New York.  Other artists in the show are Kristin Baker, Michael Bevilacqua, Alison Blickle, James Busby, Sydney Chastain-Chapman, Justin Craun, Ben Edwards, Kristina Neumann, Naomi Okubo, Matthew Ronay, Charlie Roberts, Justin Samson, Tom Sanford, Kenny Scharf, Christian Schumann,  Aya Uekawa and Kelli Williams. 

For more information on the gallery and the show go to



Categories: group shows

Hi-Res at Kravets/Wehby Gallery in NYC

Posted on July 07, 2017

I have a couple small works in Hi-Res at Kravets Wehby Gallery in New York.  The show which also features work by Alison Blickle, Allison Zuckerman, Sydney Chastain-Chapman, Wendell Gladstone, Aya Uekawa, Jamea Richmond-Edwards, Stan Narten, and Tylonn Sawyer opened on June 7th and will run through the end of July.



Categories: group shows

Lawrie/Shabibi at Dallas Art Fair

Posted on April 01, 2017

I will have work in the Lawrie Shabibi booth at the Dallas Art Fair.  The booth will also include work by Mounir Fatmi, Nadia Kaabi-Linke, Nabil Nahas, Shahpour Pouyan and Farhad Ahrarnia  The fair runs from April 6-9.


Categories: art fairs

The Collector's Room @ Epsten Gallery

Posted on February 04, 2017

I will have a piece loaned by Kansas City art collector Rod Parks in The Collector's Room at Epsten Gallery in Overland Park, KS.  The show features works borrowed from several Kansas City area collections. Artists included in the show are Thomas Hart Benton, Ian Davis, Ruud Van Empel, Asad Faulwell, Robert Parke Harrison, Shi Jian, Brad Kahlhamer, Joyce Kaplan, Hendrik Kerstens, Hung Liu, Kerry James Marshall, Jim Sajovic, Allison Schulnik, Irma Starr, Sam Taylor-Johnson, and Kehinde Wiley.  The show opens February 12th and runs through April 9th.



Categories: group shows

Pillars:Iran Acquired by LACMA

Posted on January 21, 2017

I am very pleased that Pillars:Iran is now part of the permanent collection at LACMA.  The piece will also be included in a group show at LACMA opening in 2018.




Categories: acquisitions, group shows

Solo Show "In the Heart of the Cosmos" @ Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery

Posted on December 28, 2016

My 2nd solo show with Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery in Dubai will open January 9th and run through February 4th.  The show features new work made over the last year.  For more information check out Lawrie/Shabibi's website.


Reviews of the show


Categories: solo shows, press

Collaboration@ Santa Monica College Barrett Art Gallery

Posted on December 27, 2016

I have a piece in Collaboration at SMC's Barrett Art Gallery in Santa Monica.  The show is curated by Kirk Pedersen and featured work from every artist who has had a book published by Zero+ Publishing.  Works by Lisa Adams, Jeff Alu, Chaz Bojorquez, Fatemeh Burnes, Roman Cho, Cryptik, Dabs Myla, Craig Deines, Eyeone-Raymundo T. Reynoso, Michael Falzone, Asad Fauwell, Blaine Fontana, Lawrence Gipe, Wendell Gladstone, Mercedes Helnwein, Andrew Hem, Yumiko Kayukawa, Augustine Kofie, Nathan Ota, Kirk Pedersen, Shark Toof, Jophen Stein, Edwin Ushiro, Sage Vaughn, Mark Dean Veca, Mark Whalen, Tatiana Wills & Tavar Zwacki are included in the show.



Categories: group shows

Unseen @ Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery in Dubai

Posted on August 24, 2016

I have a couple new pieces in "Unseen" at Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery.  The show opened in May will run through September 10th. Artists featured in the exhibit are Adel Abidin, Farhad Ahrarnia, Asad Faulwell, Driss Ouadahi, Nathaniel Rackowe and Shahpour Pouyan.  

For more information go to



Categories: group shows

Block Party @ Kravets/Wehby Gallery in NYC

Posted on August 24, 2016

I have a new piece in Block Party at Kravets/Wehby Gallery.  The show features work by Nina Chanel Abney, Manuel Esnoz, Asad Faulwell, Torkwase Dyson, Aya Uekawa, Wendell Gladstone, Justin Samson, Tom Sanford, James Busby, Christian Schumann, Michael Van Den Besselaar 

The show opened July 14th and will run through the end of August, for more information go to



Memento, 24"x18" 2016

Categories: group shows

AftermodernisM @ Nicole Ripka Gallery in the Hamptons

Posted on August 24, 2016

I have a new piece in AftermoderisM at Nicole Ripka Gallery in Watermill, NY.  The show was organized by Neumann/Wolfson Art and features work by over 30 artists.  The show opened July 2nd and closes September 4th.  

For more information go to



Categories: group shows

Book on my Les Femmes d'Alger series by Zero Plus Publishing now for sale

Posted on June 21, 2016

A book on my Les Femmes d'Alger series is now available for purchase at

The book is 72 pages long with 45 color plates and features essays by David Pagel and Franklin Sirmans as well as an interview with Sara Raza.  



Categories: books

"Shapeless Shackles" Solo Show @ Bill Brady Gallery

Posted on March 26, 2016

Very pleased to announce I will be having a solo show at Bill Brady Gallery in Kansas City, MO.  The show opens April 8th and feature 8 new works made over the last 15 months.



Categories: solo shows

Lawrie/Shabibi @ Dallas Art Fair

Posted on March 26, 2016

I will have two pieces in the Lawrie/Shabibi Booth (Booth F18) at the Dallas Art Fair.  The booth will include work by Farhad Ahrarnia, Asad Faulwell, Nadia Kaabi-Linke and Nabil Nahas.  The fair opens on the 14th of April and runs through the 17th.



Categories: art fairs

Sensorium @ Kravets/Wehby Gallery

Posted on March 26, 2016

I have a new pice in "Sensorium" at Kravets'Wehby Gallery in New York.  The show features work by Michael Bevilacqua, Matthew F. Fisher, Michael Van Den Besselaar, Asad Faulwell, Aya Uekawa, Tom Sanford, James Busby and runs from January 16 - February 20, 2016.!sensorium-installation/cfxo







Categories: group shows

Les Femmes D'Alger #52 acquired by The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Posted on December 05, 2015

Very happy to have Les Femmes D'Alger #52 in The Oppenheimer Collection at Nerman MOCA.  The painting is 72" x 180" and will be included in my forthcoming solo show at Bill Brady Gallery before heading to its permenant home at The Nerman.



Categories: acquisitions

Bill Brady Gallery @ NADA Miami

Posted on December 05, 2015

I will have a piece in the Bill Brady Gallery booth at NADA in Miami Beach.  The fair opens on the 3rd and runs through the 5th of December.



Categories: art fairs

Lawrie/Shabibi @ Art Dubai 2015

Posted on December 05, 2015

I will have a piece in the Lawrie/Shabibi Booth at Art Dubai along with Hamra Abbas, Adel Abidin, Shaikha Al Mazrou, Nadia Kaabi-Linke, Nabil Nahas, Nathaniel Rackowe and Mona Saudi.


Categories: art fairs

Misappropriations @ OCMA

Posted on February 03, 2015

I am very happy to have a piece in Misappropriations:New Acquisitions at OCMA.  The show features a selection of works recently acquired by the museum and is curated by Dan Cameron.  Other artists in the show are Abetz/Drescher, Ricci Albenda, Edgar Arceneaux, Libby Black, Mari Eastman, Ala Ebtekar, Jim Lambie, Rodney McMillian, Jason Middlebrook, Kristen Morgin, Cady Noland, David Rathman, David Scher, Ed Templeton, Jeffrey Vallance, and Millie Wilson.  The show opens February 15th and closes on May 24th.


 Les Femmes D Alger #37 48 x 36 2014

Categories: group shows, acquisitions

Article in Algerian Newspaper El Watan

Posted on November 17, 2014

An article about my work in Algerian newspaper El Watan by Faten Hayed.

Categories: press

Solo Show "Obelisk Movements" @ Kravets/Wehby Gallery

Posted on October 20, 2014

My solo show "Obelisk Movements" opened last Thursday at Kravets/Wehby Gallery in New York City.  The show will be open until November 19th and features six pieces done over the last 10 months.  This is my third solo show with Kravets Wehby and first since May of 2012.





Categories: solo shows

6018 Wilshire @ Edward Cella Art and Architecture

Posted on September 22, 2014

I have a small piece in a group show at Edward Cella Art and Architecture in Los Angeles.  The show opened Saturday September 20th and will run through November 22nd.

Categories: group shows

Huffington Post article by Katherine Brooks

Posted on September 06, 2014

A wonderful article by Katherine Brooks of The Huffington Post about my Les Femmes D Alger series.

Categories: press

Interview in Istanbul based Bant Mag by Yetkin Nural

Posted on September 06, 2014

I was recently interviewed by Yetkin Nural of Bant Mag.

Categories: press

Les Femmes D'Alger #37 acquired by OCMA

Posted on June 07, 2014

I am very happy to announce that Les Femmes D'Alger #37 is now a part of the permanant collection at The Orange County Museum of Art.  The piece was acquired by the museum last month.



Categories: acquisitions

People Staring at Kravets/Wehby Gallery

Posted on June 07, 2014

I have a new piece in "People Staring" at Kravets/Wehby Gallery.  The show opened June 5th and will run through July 5th.  If your in New York this summer stop by and check it out.  In addition to my work the show features new works by Alison Blickle, James Busby, Sydney Chastain Chapman, Stan Narten, Charlie Roberts, Justin Samson and Devan Shimoyama.

Categories: group shows

Fountains of the Deep curated by Darren Aronofsky

Posted on March 03, 2014

I will have work in Fountains of the Deep curated by Darren Aronofsky.  The show opens March 7th in NYC and features work by over 50 artists.


Categories: group shows

Bed of Broken Mirrors@Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery

Posted on December 09, 2013

I will be having my first international solo show Bed of Broken Mirrors at Lawrie/Shabibi Gallery.  The show will be opening January 11th and closing in March.


Check out this amazing article in Harper's Bazaar Art by Steff Sykes on the work of Amir Fallah and myself.  This issue also has a full page preview of Bed of Broken Mirrors.;jsessionid=B16D1C94853173BE55E00F1E6C6B7694.prd-main-news2?offer=500441397&productId=500669572&pss=1&bd=1&WT.mc_id=PUB_FB__500669572_publisher293618&rf=PUB_FB__500669572&_requestid=144848

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Kevin Jones for Artforum Critics Picks

An article/interview for REORIENT by Joobin Bekhrad

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Danna Lorch for Danna Writes

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Geraldine Lee for Artitute

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Muhammad Yusuf for The Gulf Today

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Jyoti Kalsi for Gulf News

Review of Bed of Broken Mirrors by Anna Seaman

Blouin Art's Top 5 shows in Al Quoz

Check out this preview on Art and Culture Blog Eternal Optimist

and this preview on NSS Mag an Italian art and culture blog




Categories: solo shows, press

Interview with In The Make

Posted on December 05, 2013

The team from In The Make came by my studio in the spring.  This awesome interview is the result.  Check it out at the link below.

Categories: press

Kravets/Wehby at UNTITLED Art Fair

Posted on December 05, 2013

I will have a couple pieces up in the Kravets/Wehby booth at the UNTITLED Art Fair in Miami.  The work will be up December 4th - 8th.


Check out this write up in CASA Vogue



Categories: art fairs

Beautiful/Decay Feature and Juxtapoz Feature

Posted on June 05, 2013

Check out this profile from the Beautiful/Decay website with tons of images and a nice synopsis of the "Les Femmes D'Alger" series.  Also a similar profile at

Categories: press

Rogue Wave @ L.A. Louver

Posted on May 21, 2013

I will have work in Rogue Wave '13 at L.A. Louver opening July 18th and running through August 24th.  The show will include work by 15 L.A. based artists.


Sarah Awad, Matthew Brandt, Kent Familton, Asad Faulwell, Peter Holzhauer, Sherin Guirguis, Farrah Karapetian, Laure Krifka, Owen Kydd, Ashley Landrum, Heather Gwen Martin, Christopher Miles, Alison O'Daniel, Kim Schoenstadt and Eric Yahnker.


Reviews and Previews of the show can be found below:,0,5274524.story



Categories: group shows

Lawrie/Shabibi Booth @ Art13 in London March 1st-3rd

Posted on February 28, 2013

I have new work up at the Lawrie/Shabibi booth at Art13 in London.

The booth was named one of the 10 best at the fair and got a ton of press.


Categories: art fairs

Asad Faulwell and Chris Johanson @ The Nassau County Museum of Art Opening March 9th

Posted on February 03, 2013

I will have several pieces in a two person show with Chris Johanson at The Nassau County Museum of Art opening March 9th.  The Nassau County Museum of Art is located in Roslyn Harbor, NY just outside of New York City.


For more information check out

Categories: solo shows

Solo exhibition "Pins and Needles" @ The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art Opening February 22nd

Posted on January 30, 2013

I will be having my first museum solo exhibition at The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art in Overland Park, KS.  I was just in a group show at the Nerman celebrating the museum's Oppenheimer Collection and am very excited to be working with the Nerman on this solo show.  The show is called "Pins and Needles" and will feature 9 medium to large scale works from 2010-2012.




for more information go to my blog

Install shots




Categories: solo shows

About Face @ ACME Gallery

Posted on January 23, 2013

I have a small piece in About Face at ACME Gallery.  The show is curated by Daniel Weinberg and runs from November 17th-December 22nd.

Categories: group shows

Chockablock @ The University Art Museum-Long Beach

Posted on January 23, 2013

I will have work in Chockablock at The University Art Museum in Long Beach.  The show is curated by Kristina Newhouse and runs from January 26th - April 15th.

Categories: group shows

The New World @ Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art

Posted on January 23, 2013

I will have work in The New World at The Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art.  The show is curated by Roman Stollenwerk and runs from January 22nd - March 16th


Review of The New World in IE Weekly

Categories: group shows