News

2018

Sep 30, 
Solo exhibition at the MIT, Rotch Library, Massachusetts, MA (researching the archives and scientific manuscripts at the MIT’s Rotch Library)

March 26, 
The Journal of The California Society of Printmakers, The Versatile Screenprint: High-Tech Tools &Traditional Forms, about Karimi’s printmaking process, current and past works.

March -April
Research Residency at The British Library, London, UK, medieval and early modern scientific manuscripts (astronomy, zoology and cartography)

May 31st – June 30,

#TimesUp#Metoo, #Wesiadenough, group exhibition, JAYJAY Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA

Feb 25 – June 10, 

PRINTSTALLATIONS, San Jose Institute of Contemporary, San Jose, CA, PRINTSTALLATIONS presents the monumental sized works of print-based artists
reception: Feb 25th, 2-4 PM

Feb1-March 22,  Showing Up with Care, Euphrat Museum of Art, De Anza College, Cupertino, CA
reception: Feb 21st, 5:30-7:30 PM

March 23 &24, The 5th L.A.S.T Festival, Stanford SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
The 5 th L.A.S.T. (Life Art Science Technology) festival will be hosted at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory operated by Stanford University. This year’s program is organized in conjunction with Frankenstein@200, a University-wide program focused on the essence of what it means to be human or monster
March 23rd and 24th

March 2-April 22Arousing Biophilia, Art Ark, San Jose, CA
Reception: March 2nd, 6-9 PM

Jan 26 – Mar 2, 2018, The Consilience of Art & SciencePence Gallery, Davis, CA, a bi-annual juried exhibit that explores the intersection between art and science, and is coordinated by Pence Gallery and the UC Davis Art/Science Fusion program.
reception: Friday Feb 9th, 6-9 PM


2017

Oct-Dec, Vision and Voice: Reflections of Immigrant Artists in California
Art Ark Gallery & Chandra Cerrito Contemporary

Art Ark: Opening Reception: September 1, 2017 6-9pm
Chandra Cerrito Contemporary: Opening Reception: December 1, 2017 6-8pm
Artist Talk: December 9, 2017 4pm

Oct 2017-March 2018, New Museum Los Gatos
Waterlines, A group exhibition presenting unique interpretations of meaning and relationship with the Earth’s most essential resource.
Reception: Oct. 5th, 6-8
Exhibition: October 6, 2017 and on view through March 18, 2018

Oct-Dec, Euphrat Museum of Art
Kindness as Resistance
Exhibition dates: Oct 30-Dec 8, 2017

Sep 23, Artist Talks
September 23, 2 pm, Artist Talk with Pantea Karimi
KALA GALLERY
Exhibition dates: July 26-Oct 7, 2017

Sep 18, College of San Mateo, CA
Artist Talk, 1:00-2:30 PM

Sep 28, NASA Ames Research Center, Singularity University Demo Faire
Exhibition, Sep 28th, 7:00-10:00 PM

July 11, Artist Talk, LASER Talk series @ USF, 8:35-9:00 PM
(Re) Visualizing Medieval Science
“Pantea Karimi presents and discusses her medieval scientific manuscripts research project and artworks”

2497 Golden Gate Avenue, Fromm Hall, FR 115, Berman Room, San Francisco, CA 94117

July 27-Oct 27, Kala Fellowship-Residency Exhibition 
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
Opening: Thurs. July 27th, 6-8 PM

June 9-30, Solo Exhibition @ Ruth’s Table Gallery
Blind Spot, a dialogue

Opening: Friday, June 9, 6 – 8 PM

June 7-24, 3-Person Exhibition @ Pikto Gallery
Other Side III

Opening: Wednesday, June 7, 7-9 PM
Zagreb, Croatia

May 30, Artist Talk, Featured Artist Presentation Series @ SAFEhouse Arts
8:00-8:30 PM
(Re) Visualizing Medieval Science
“Pantea Karimi presents and discusses her medieval scientific manuscripts research project and artworks”

SAFEhouse Arts, 1 Grove St, San Francisco, CA 94103

April 28-30, stARTup Art Fair San Francisco @ Hotel Del Sol, ROOM 302

April 13, Artist Talk, LASER Talk series @ UC Berkeley, 7:25-7:50 PM
(Re) Visualizing Medieval Science
“Pantea Karimi presents and discusses her medieval scientific manuscripts research project and artworks”

UC Berkeley, Soda Hall, Room 405. Use the EAST-entrance of SODA Hall entering from Etcheverry Plaza

April 7 & 8, The 4th L.A.S.T Festival @ Hammer Theater in San Jose
Shelf Garden, a site-specific installation of medieval medicinal plants in vases on a pharmacy pusher-kit shelf 
The L.A.S.T. festival is an interdisciplinary event that combines art, tech and science
Opening Reception: April 7, 6 – 8 pm
Exhibition hours: April 8, 10 am -6 pm

April 6, Kala Art Auction
Exhibition: April 6 – April 22, 2017

March 31, Exhibition @ NASA Ames Research Center
Reception: March 31, 2016, 7-11 PM (not open to general public)

January-July, Kala Fellowship-Residency Award 
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
Residency dates: Jan-July 2017

November 2016-January 2017, group exhibition @ University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA
Stateless

A group exhibition featuring the works of Gohar Dashti, Mehdi Ghadyanloo, Pantea Karimi and Jodi Stevens
Reception: Nov 10, 2016,  6-8 PM


2016

November 11, 2016Exhibition
World’s Faire 2030, NASA Research Center, Mountain View, CA
Reception: Nov 11, 2016, 7-11 PM
Singularity University Labs & Moonshot Start ups; an evening of exhibition of fine art and exponential tech

November 4-30, 2016, Exhibition

1001 Plates, Shirin Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

Reception: Nov 4, 2016,  6-8 PM

“Curated by the ceramic artist Azadeh Shooli, the unique exhibit is the first of its kind in the world as it showcases a collection of 250 ceramic plates decorated with paintings by 250 artists from diverse fields including painters, sculptors, graphic designers, calligrapher, ceramists, photographers, actors and filmmakers.”

September 24-October 1, 2016, Exhibtion

Anne and Mark’s Art Party

Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Rd., San Jose, CA, 95111
Gala Night: Sep 24TH, 2016, 7:00-11:00 PM

April 29-May 1, 2016, stARTup Art Fair, San Francisco

Pantea Karimi & Victoria Heilweil @ stARTup Art Fair, Room 206
Karimi-Heilweil’s Page on Start Up Art Fair

March 25, 2016, Silkscreen Workshop: Seeing Science through the Lens of Art

California State University, Stanislaus

Workshop leader: Pantea Karimi, Friday March  25, 2016, 1-4 PM
Project: Exploring the early 20th c. silkscreened American pennants as the origin of screen-printing; a collective story told by art majors about scientific research and programs at CSUS

March 24, 2016, Creative Conversation with Pantea Karimi

stARTup Art Fair artist/exhibitor Pantea Karimi will join fair co-founders Ray Beldner and Steve Zavattero for a dialogue about Karimi’s work, the state of the contemporary art world, art fairs, and how technology tools affect the creative process.

PicsArt, San Francisco, 351 California Street, 6-9 pm
More Information: Facebook

March 3-25, 2016, Solo Exhibition

Punctum Caecum
a visual exploration into the magical world of medieval and early modern scientific manuscripts

California State University, Stanislaus, Turlock, CA

Artist talk and Reception: March 3, 2016
Silkscreen workshop in conjunction with the exhibition: Fri. March 26, 2016


2015

January 6, 2015, Artist Talk

An Exploration into the Magical World of Scientific Manuscripts

University of Art, Tehran, Iran, 1-3 PM

December 6, 2015, Panel Discussion

Felt Encounters with Past and Present

InSpace Curatorial at the Pacific Felt Factory, 2830 20th Street, SF, CA
Panel Discussion: 3:30-4:30 PM
Closing Reception: 4:30-6:00 PM
conversation with five artists:
Donald Farnsworth of Magnolia Editions, Pantea KarimiKristina Larsen and Sebastian Martin of Cloud Ear, and Ealish Wilson of Design Bahn.

November 7-December 6, 2015, Exhibition

Felt Encounters with Past and Present

InSpace Curatorial at the Pacific Felt Factory, 2830 20th Street, SF, CA
Reception: Nov.7, 2015, 7-9 PM
Panel Discussion: Dec. 6, 2015, 3-5 PM

October 10, 2015, Artist Talk

An Exploration into the Magical World of Scientific Manuscripts
Los Altos Library, Los Altos, CA, 2-4 PM

May 12, 2015, Panel

Panel: Art, Science and Technology in Dialog
Organizers & Moderators: Pantea Karimi and Michal Gavish
Panelists: Hanna Regev, Scott Kildall, Dewitt Cheng, Reza Ali
Cubberley Studios, Palo Alto, CA

May 16-July 12, 2015, Exhibition

50 and Looking Forward
Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
The Triton Curators Look Forward at (some) Early and Mid-Career Artists Worth Watching as They Launch to New Heights in Their Careers

May 20-June 7, 2015, Exhibition

Bearing Witness: Surveillance in the Drone Age
Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco International Arts Festival

April 2014-April, 2015, Exhibition

Community Matters
San Jose City Hall, San Jose, CA

March-May, 2015, Solo Exhibition

Mediated Senses
Google, Building CL5, Mountain View, CA

March 2015, Artist Talk

Through Different Eyes

SJSU and Alzahra Photography Collaborative project
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library, San Jose, CA
Founded by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institution