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Underneath Everything: Humility and Grandeur in Contemporary Ceramics 
Des Moines Art Center 
June 2—September 10, 2023

http://canalsideconferencecentre.co.uk/?p=21 Iranian Artists Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Sep 22-Oct 22, 2022 

2020/21 MCAD-Jerome Fellowship Exhibition
MCAD Gallery, Jan 18-Mar 5, 2022  

UnderExposed, Group Exhibition at the Cargill Gallery 
Minneapolis Central Library, Apr 7-May 27, 2022

Weekend Journal: On-the-Spot with Katayoun Amjadi 
The Brooklyn Rail publication
, Oct 2021

Get Lucky 2022, Soo Vac’s Annual Fundraising Gala 
Soo Visual Arts Center, 2022

The Names We Change, Solo Exhibition 
Rochester Art Center, 2021-2022

The Names We Change, Artist Talk 
Rochester Art Center, 2021

Visual Language, Art at 801 Gallery, Minneapolis, 2021

http://lauraeperjesi.co.uk/category/archive/page/9/ (Un)Natural Boundaries and Borders, juror/curator, Silverwood Park, Minneapolis, 2021

Sustenance, Group Exhibition,
Anderson Center at Tower View, Red Wing, 2021

Hardscapes, Parks Exhibition Center,
Idyllwild Arts Academy, CA, 2021

2020/2021 MCAD-Jerome Fellow Interview: Katayoun Amjadi

Twin Cities Iranian Culture Collective
Hopkins Art Center, 2021

Connections, collaboration with Hend Al-Mansour,
Rosalux Gallery, 2021

Art-A-Whirl Participant Artist at the Q.arma Building, Studio B25, 2021

Nanning Art Is My Weapon, Group Exhibition
Minnesota African American Heritage & Museum, 2021

S/WORD, Alice R. Rogers and Target Galleries,
Saint John’s Art Center, SJU, 2021

Recipient of the 2020/21 MCAD–Jerome Foundation Fellowships for Early Career Artists

Get Lucky 2021, The Stay at Home Edition,
Soo Visual Arts Center, 2021

Quarantine Edition Studio Visit with Golshid Mola of ALANGOO.com, 2020

Politically Engaged Art Amid Multiple Pandemics Webinar, 2020

Panel discussion with UMN anti-war coalition on Iran sanctions,
Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis  2020

Artist Residency open studio event at St. John University,
Collegeville, 2020

Let There Be Spaces in Your Togetherness,
Soo Visual Art Center, Minneapolis, 2019

Cartography of Desire, Curated Exhibition
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, St. Paul, 2020

The Things that make The Things | A Bunch of Chickens and a Toilet Brush,
Solo exhibition at Carleton College, Northfield, 2019

1 Roof 2 Airs at South Dakota Museum of Art,
Brookings, South Dakota, 2019

Studio: HERE Artist in Residence, Minnesota State Art Fair, 2019

Possibilities at Alt Space, Minneapolis, 2019

Selections: Contemporary Art at Revere Auctions, St. Paul, 2019

Iranian Culture Week at Artspace Jackson’s Flats, Minneapolis, 2019

DIALOGUE Art Exhibition at the New Rules, St. Paul, 2019

Eyes Should be Washed performance at Plains Art Museum, Fargo, 2019

An interview with Erik Tormoen, Minnesota Monthly, 2019

Art-A-Whirl Participant Artist at the Q.arma Building, Studio B25, 2019

The House | The Yard, MFA Thesis Exhibition at the Katherine E. Nash Gallery,
Regis Center for Art, 2019

THIRTY THREE VIEWS at the Second Shift Studio Space, St. Paul, 2019

Katayoun Amjadi/Erin Smith: Lost and Found in conversation with Christina Schmid, 2019

Katayoun Amjadi/Erin Smith: Lost and Found Exhibition Review,
Hair & Nails Gallery, Issue #17, 2019

Sculpture &Ceramics Area Faculty & Graduate Student Exhibition, Quarter Gallery, 2019
The exhibition coincides with Claytopia, the 53rd Annual National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference

Heart Land Stories, NCECA Conference, Q2 Gallery, Q.arma Building, 2019
The exhibition coincides with Claytopia, the 53rd Annual National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference

Wintertide Biannual Juried Exhibition at Public Functionary, 2019

Lost & Found: Katayoun Amjadi & Erin Smith, Hair+Nails Gallery, Minneapolis, 2019
The exhibition coincides with Claytopia, the 53rd Annual National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference

In Your Backyard Solo Exhibition at St. Thomas Department of Art History Gallery, 2018PR-Test

N Studio Magazine Featured Artist, NEMAA , Fall 2018

Foodways Group Exhibition at Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 2018Hoska_MitakuyeOyasin

Home Inside Out Group Exhibition at Waiting Room @ Gallery 71, 2018Home-Inside-Out

Art-A-Whirl Participant Artist at the Q.arma Building, Studio B25, 2018AAW_18 Postcard

Force Majeur | Altered Esthetics Film Festival, Strike Theater, 2018

Short Film Screening with WAM Collective, Weisman Art Museum, 2018WAM

National Student Juried Exhibition, National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, Pittsburg Center for the Arts, 2018NCECA

Eyes Should be Washed, Pirsig Projects, 2018EYES Emailer

Domestic Affairs, solo exhibition at Harry M. Drake Gallery, Saint Paul Academy, 2018Postcard_Jan2018_Kat_Draft2-1

Presentation from Venice Biennale, Documenta, Skuptur Munster at Hair & Nails Gallery, 2017SLIDESHOWFLYER3

Karlsruhe Academy Exchange: On Names and Transition, 
CLA interview with Jacob Van Blarcom
Karlsruhe Academy Exchange: On Names and Transition

Where Are you Now?, UMN MFA exchange exhibition at University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2017WhereAreYouNow

Small Objects: Part 1 Group Exhibition at Lacuna Gallery, 2017
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Nightingale & Rose, Lecture and solo exhibition at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County, 2017Nightingale & Rose_Poster

Fresh Works, University of Minnesota Master of Fine Arts Graduate students exhibition, 2017
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She Left to Pick Up Flowers, installation and performance at Kunstakademie Karslruhe, 2017
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Illogical Animus: A Survey of Artwork from Banned Countries, sUgAR Gallery, 2017
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A review of Transplant Eyes exhibition by Kat Kneelers in Shepherd Express, 2017Screen Shot 2017-06-28 at 12.03.50 PM

Sommerausstellung Offene Ateliers at Karlsruhe Fine Arts Academy, 2017
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A review of Transplant Eyes exhibition by Diane M. Bacha in Milwaukee.Wisconsin Journal Sentinel, 2017Transplant Eyes Review

An interview with Milwaukee Public Radio about Transplant Eyes exhibition, 2017Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 3.16.08 PM

A review of The Nightingale and the Rose by Suzanne Szucs in “Minnesota Goes Pop”, 2017
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Transplant Eyes at Walker’s Point Center for the Arts (co-curated with John Schuerman), 2017
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Andy Warhol: Minnesota Goes Pop at Rochester Art Center, 2017

In dialogue with curator, Shiela Dickinson part of Popular Culture in Art Today at the Rochester Art Center, 2017RAC Artist Talk

The Nightingale and Rose review by Christina Schmid in “Into the Groove: When Curators, Artists, and Critics Dance”, 2016
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The Significance of the Middle at Bloomington Center for the Arts, 2017significance_postcard_page_1

Working forces curated by Jehra Patrick at the Soap Factory, 2016working-forces-and-desktop-press-release-2-1

Selected Works curated by Tricia Heuring at Public Functionary, 2016selectedworks

Dolorous Interlude screening at Southern Theater’s 3rd AE Film Festival, 2016

Transplant Eyes at Instinct Gallery (co-curated with John Schuerman), 2016Transplant Eyes-Poster

Life | Identity | Existence | All or None at 801 Art Gallery, 2016

Artist Profile by Susannah Schouweiler in “Reconciling a Hyphenated Identity”, 2016
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Eye of the Lamb at the Playwrights’ Center, 2016EYE-OF-THE-LAMB-ART-GALLERY-OPENING-FInal

Art-A-Whirl Participant Artist at the Q.arma Building, Studio B25, 2016aaw_logo

American Art: It’s Complicated at the Minnesota Museum of American Art, 2015
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Exileware: Persian Diaspora & Pottery in Minnesota at Q.arma Building, 2015

This From There at the Circa Gallery, 2015circa

One Hundred Lullabies, collaborative performance at the Instinct Art Gallery, 2015
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Subjective Objects at Tina Blondell Studio, 2015Subjective Objects

Art-A-Whirl Participant Artist at the Q.arma Building, Studio B25, 2015AAW 2015

Mirror/Window screening, Altered Esthetics House Film Festival at the Southern Theater, 2015thesouthernlogo

Recipient of Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, 2015Artist Initiative Grant 2015

Continuum: An Exploration of Gender Identity at Benedicta Arts Center, 2014

Live Visual Artist, Potted Meet Mondays at Elsie’s Northeast, 2014
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Mirror Window at Minneapolis Photo Center, 2013Mirror-Window

Heavy: The Metal Show at Instinct Art Gallery, 2014MetalsPostcard

Kaleidoscope: BFA Exhibition at Katherine E. Nash Gallery, 2013
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