Morehshin Allahyari is a new media artist, activist, and educator. She has participated in numerous exhibitions around the world including at the Venice Biennale, Museum of Contemporary Art in Montreal, Dallas Museum of Art, Queens Museum (NYC), Pori Museum (Finland), Ex Teresa Arte Actual (Mexico City), and Museum für Angewandte Kunst (Frankfurt). She is currently an artist-in-residence at Eyebeam's Research Residency (2016-2017). Allahyari is the co-author of The 3D Additivist Manifesto and co-editor of The 3D Additivist Cookbook (2016), in collaboration with artist and writer Daniel Rourke. Her work has been featured in the New York Times,Wired, NPR, Parkett, Rhizome, Hyperallergic, Global Voices Online, and Al Jazeera, among others.
Banner image: Pascal Hachem, detail from Banquet of Laws, from the series No Condition is Permanent, 2007, Saha El Hachimiya, Amman city center, Jordan - date: 26.05.2007 at 19:00, chairs (rented), tables (rented) and accessories (full table set). Courtesy of the artist.