Mojé Assefjah

Mojé Assefjah was born in Teheran in 1970.
She lives and works in Munich, Germany

She studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich from 1992-1998, and was a master student under Prof. Jerry Zeniuk from 1997 on.
In 2013, she continued her work in New York, within the framework of the residency program at the International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP).

In 1999, she was awarded the Advancement Award for Fine Arts of the Federal Ministry for Education and Research, as well as the annual scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for a residency in Rome.
In 2000, grant of the GOLART-STIFTUNG: Mural painting, at the Kunstverein Friedberg in Wetterau-Museum, Friedberg, Germany.

Since 1999 Assefjah’s works have been shown regularly in solo and group exhibitions in Europe and the Near East, including:

2017            "ENTR’EXPO", Galerie Graf und Schelble, Basel

                    "Gerissen gefalzt geschnitten gezeichnet", Galerie Nanna Preußners, Hamburg

                    "Künstlerinnen aus dem Morgenland“,Galerie Tanit, Munich

                     Groupshow, Galerie Tanit, Beirut 

                     Galleria Doris Ghetta, Ortisei, Italy 

2016            "Morphology of the Archive", Museum of Goa, (MOG), India

                    „Darmian“, Raum I, gallery Tanit, Munich

                    „Zeiträume“, Brigitte Henninger        

2015           L’ Espace de la Feuille, Galerie Tanit, Beirut

                    Artweek Luxembourg, Toxic gallery, Luxemburg

                    "On the Other Side Of the Grape Gardens", Galerie Tanit, Beirut, Libanon (solo)

                    "So close, yet so far", Galerie Nanna Preußners, Hamburg (solo)

2014           "Nostalgia, blau ist die Farbe deines Flügels", Galerie Tanit, Munich (solo)
                    "I Cover The Waterfront", Galeria +R, Barcelona, Spain (solo) 

2013           "Down To The River", Galerie Graf & Schelble, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
                    ISCP, NY (solo) 

2012           Art Dubai, Galerie Tanit, United Arab Emirates
                   "Der Abend, ein Nichts, eine Schwalbe sehr weit...," Galerie Nanna Preußners, Hamburg, Germany (solo)

2011           "A vista d'occhio", Galerie Tanit, Munich, Germany (solo)
                   "The Nightingale and the Rose", Kunsthalle München, Munich, Germany

2010           "Water for my flower, wind for my tree" Espace Kettaneh Kunigk, Beirut, Lebanon (solo)

2009           "L' Iran sans frontières", Galerie Almin Rech, Paris, France

2008           "Shabtab", Galerie Tanit, Munich (solo)

2007           Go between, nove artisti tra visibile e invisibile", Cavallerizza Reale, Torino, Italy

2006           "Jam-avary ", OSRAM ART PROJECTS, Munich (solo) 

2005           Galerie S65, Cologne,Germany (solo)
                    "Universal Painting", Guandong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, Shanghai, China

2004           Galerie S65, Aalst, Belgium
                    "The seven garden", Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland (solo)

2003           Galerie Benninger, Cologne, Germany (solo) 

2002           Piccolo Palazzo d'Arte, Merano, Italy (solo)

Her works are included in numerous public and private collections in Germany, Switzerland, China and Lebanon:

Städtische Galerie im Lehnbachhaus, Munich; Gabriele Münter- and Johannes Eichner Foundation, Munich; Pinakothek der Moderne, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlung, Munich; Graphische Sammlung, Munich; Guangdong Art Museum, China; Artothek, Munich; Münchener Rückversicherung, Munich; DekaBank-Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt a. Main; Collection Osram, Munich; Max-Planck-Institut, Munich; Hypovereinbank Collection, Munich; Colonia Nordstern Art Insurance Company, Cologne; HUK-Coburg; Siemens AG; Allianz Insurance; D.A.S. Insurance; LHI Leasing GmbH; Collection BHW Holding AG, Hameln; Hamburg Mannheimer, Hamburg; Association of the Sparda Banks, Frankfurt a.M.; Deutsche Apotheker- und Ärztebank, Düsseldorf and Munich; Studiensammlung der Diözese, Augsburg; Colección olorVISUAL, Barcelona.

Artists of the Gallery

Youssef Abdelke

Adel Abidin

Shirin Abu Shaqra

Mojé Assefjah

Martin Assig

Michael Biberstein

Sonja Braas

Ricardo Brey

Franck Christen

Roy Dib


Elger Esser

Simone Fattal

Chafa Ghaddar

Gilbert Hage

Herbert Hamak

Joumana Jamhouri

Aram Jughian

David Kramer

Urs Lüthi

Rania Matar

Randa Mirza

Charlotte Mumm

Serge Najjar

Michelangelo Pistoletto

Giulio Rimondi

Walid Sadek

Charles Sandison

Nada Sehnaoui

Bongchull Shin

Catharina van Eetvelde

Stephen Waddell

Fadi Yazigi

Kimiko Yoshida

Ghassan Zard

Cynthia Zaven