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Born 1966

Tehran, Iran

Mehdi Ahmadi’s career overlaps between cinema and painting, later being more private and intimate. Over the last 30 years of his career as a painter, he has developed multiple and diverse bodies of work, many of which are inspired by Iranian history and literature. The monsters & horses of Mehdi Ahmadi have a strong existence in his world; transmit through the history and legendary stories and repositioning in a present setting.

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