Early Life

Mani Saemi, widely known as an Persian/Iranian painter, was born in Tehran, Persia/Iran. His passion of art emerged in the very early stages of his life which led him to work predominantly in the mediums of painting, illustration and graphic design. Living in a family with an artistic background helped him nurture his abilities in the field. Mani got his bachelor’s degree in visual communication with a focus on graphic design in 2009, beside which he pursued a degree in interior design in 2011, later on he moved to Sweden and studying Swedish and english languages and afterward gained a foundation degree in fashion and textiles, showing that he have had a naturally creative flair with a great pasion for art.

Mani has had twenty-six art exhibitions, all around the world of his art including, Portugal, Italy, Sweden, Iran and currently in England.

Mani’s paintings has no specific technique or gender. In Mani’s paintings you see some influences from Cubism and Surrealism. You can also see the mix of colors and techniques such as drawing and painting.

EXHIBITIONS

2019 Artwork published at Fake Art Magazine, “Your first & your last”, Issue 02 – sep.
2019 Online art gallery at IAMART
2019 Published paintings at Wotsart “Portraits” #28, Juli issue, international art magazine.
2019 Sturtup Maniac design London, London, United kingdom.
2018 6 month work shop at fashion retail art gallery and group art exhibition at Never Fade, Soho, London; United Kingdom.
2018 “Today’s Artists” Group art exhibition, 19-25 April, Saba art galley, Tehran; Iran.

2018 West Pride group art exhibition at city library art gallery, at Stadsbiblioteket art gallery, Gothenburg; Sweden.

2018 “Steneby Wood Work” Group art exhibition, 5-16 March, Bengtsfors art gallery, Bengtsfors; Sweden.
2018 “LETHE’S ON THE MOVE 1” Contemporary collective art exhibition, 6 – 31 January, Pante de Lima; Portugal.
2017 “The doors” Fashion design, Group exhibition “Textile and leather”, autumn project at Stenebyskolan art gallery, 6-12 December, Dals Långed; Sweden.
2017 “Peace of mind” Solo art exhibition at Stenebyskolan art gallery, 7 – 20 October, Dals Långed; Sweden.
2017 Stockholm pride group art exhibition at city library art gallery “Stadsbiblioteket”, Stockholm; Sweden.
2017 “Lethe’s Art ” International Art map 1 juli – 30 August, Ponte de Lima; Portugal.
2017 Art gallery online at “Emergent Art Space” International online art gallery, San Francisco; California.
2017 “Bliss” Published paintings at “ArtAscent” April issue, international art magazine.
2017 Art gallery online at “Saatchi Art”, London; England.
2016 Solo exhibition at DeLorenzi Caffe, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2016 “Adunanza” International contemporary collective art exhibition at M.A.D. art Gallery, Milan; Italy.
2016 “International Art Map” 1 juli – 30 Augusti, Ponte de lima; Portugal.
2016 West Pride group art exhibition at city library art gallery, at Stadsbiblioteket art gallery, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2016 Wall painting at “Soho Beer House” Andra Långgatan 5, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2015 “Unconditional” Solo exhibition at gallery and more, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2015 Digital Collective Art Exhibition, #10 Merc Poetry Festival, at Museum of World Cultures, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2015 Group exhibition with 53 Swedish artists, Konstrundan i Majorna; at Röda Sten Art Gallery, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2015 Group exhibition in “Gothenburg Museum of Art”. Gothenburg; Sweden.
2014 Group exhibition with 50 Swedish artists, Konstrundan i Majorna; at Röda Sten Art Gallery, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2014 Solo exhibition at Cafe Kardemumma, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2013 Group exhibition with 50 Swedish artists; Konstrundan i Majorna; at Röda Sten Art Gallery, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2012 Painting Performance, “Peace” at Nordstan show hall, Gothenburg; Sweden.
2010 Manic design group exhibition; “Painting on Clothing & Accessories”, Tehran; Iran.
2008 Solo exhibition “The Silence” Iranian Artist’s Forum, Tehran; Iran.
2005 Group exhibition in Noor Cultural House, Teheran; Iran.

EDUCATION

2017- 2018 Steneby Crafts and Design, Dals Langed; Sweden.
Textile and Leather design.

2012-2016 Vuxenutbildning Gothenburg; Sweden.
High school education; Swedish and English language. Arts and craft.

2010-2011 MFT Tehran; Iran.
Interior design.

2007-2009 Nima Higher Education Institute, Mahmoud Abad; Iran.
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in visual communication with a focus graphic design.

2005-2007 Technical & Vocational Institute Shahid Hashemi Nezhad, Sari, Iran.
Consecutive Associate Program In Graphics.

2003-2005 Art High school Sardar Sazandegi, Tehran; Iran.
Graphic design.

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