Alireza Fani was born in 1975 in Tehran, Iran.
He received a Diploma in Graphic Design from Chamran Technical High School of Gorgan, and in 1994 entered Azad University of Art and Architecture to further his studies in Graphic Design then he resigned in 2000.
He has worked as a graphic designer, art director, and freelance photographer since 1997, developing a focus in fine art photography since 2007.
Exhibiting since 2004, Fani has participated in various solo and group exhibitions in Iran.
Internationally, he has participated in exhibitions in China, Croatia, Poland, the United Kingdom, the United States, the United Arab Emirates, India, France and his country Iran.
Also he has participated in Photo Shanghai, Paris Photo, Photo LA, Art15, Photo London and…
He is working in different field of photography such as architectural, portrait, landscape, cityscape and fine art.
At 2016 He became the first Official X-Photographer of Fujifilm In Iran.
He lives and works in Tehran-Iran.
— http://fujifilm-x.com/photographers/alireza-fani/about/


Education:

1990-94- Graphic Design Diploma, Shahid Chamran Technical high school, Gorgan – Iran

94-2000- Graphic Design, Azad University, Tehran-Iran (Resigned)

Art Fair and Festival:

2016- Photo London, Robert Klein Gallery, London-UK

2015- Parisphoto, Robert Klein Gallery, Paris-France

2015- 3rd Grand Festival Of Art For Peace, Niavaran Cultural Centare, Tehran-Iran

2015- Art15, Ayyam Gallery, London-UK

2015- Ankara Art Fair Igreg Gallery, ankara-Turkey

2015- Art Dubai, Ayyam Gallery, Dubai-UAE

2015- LA Art Show, Ayyam Gallery, LA-USA

2014- Photo Shanghai, Ayyam Gallery, Shanghai -China

2013- Delhi Photo Festival, Delhi-India

2012- India art Fair, 1x1 Gallery, Delhi - India

2010- Abu Dhabi Art fair, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Opera Gallery

Solo Exhibition:

2015- Fake Lake Fake Desert, Mohsen Art Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2012- I'm The One Who..., Silk Road gallery, Tehran-Iran

2011- A Memorial For Today, Khak gallery, Tehran-Iran

2010- Online exhibition at www.khakgallery.com, Tehran-Iran

2009- In search of illusion, Etemad Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2007- In Search of the concept, Khak Gallery , Tehran-Iran

2007- In Search of the concept, Private show at Maryam Harandi Gallery , Tehran-Iran

Group Exhibition:

2015- uNclear Deal, The Mine Gallery, Dubai-UAE

2015- Winter, Mohsen Art Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2015- The World Viewed 3, Igreg Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2015- The World Viewed 1, Igreg Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2015- Culture Of Peace, Contemporary art from Iran and 21 other countries, Lajevardi Collection, Tehran-Iran

2014- Displacement, Silk Road Gallery, Tehran _ Iran

2014- Salvation Gaza, Niavaran Cultural center, Tehran - Iran

2014- 2nd Grand Festival Of Art For Peace, Iranian Artists Forum, Tehran-Iran

2013- beginning A Collection, Silk road Gallery, Tehran - Iran

2012- Silence, Shirin Art Gallery, Tehran-Iran

2012- Representation and Reality, Shirin Art Gallery, Tehran - Iran

2012 - Visual Art Group Show, Khak Gallery, Tehran - Iran

2011- Oriental Inspiration, Opera Gallery, Dubai-UAE

2011- Fragile, 1x1 Gallery, Dubai-UAE

2010- Made in Iran, Opera Gallery, Dubai, UAE

2010- 1st. Invitational Biennial Photography Group Show, Skotia Gallery, New Mexico, USA

2009- LIFE (Art exhibition in benefit of Cancer Research), Opera Gallery, London-UK 

2009- Insight to Iranian Art, Opera Gallery, London-UK

2008- Fadjr Theater Festival (25 years of theater poster design), Tehran-Iran

2008- 21st International Warsaw poster biennial, Warsaw- Poland

2007- The first photo exhibition (Art and Nature), Niavaran cultural center, Tehran

2006- “The 9th International Tehran Poster biennial”, Tehran-Iran

2005- The 1st photo exhibition of Iranian advertising & Industrial photographers society, Tehran-Iran

2005- The “Europe Today for Tomorrow international poster contest” Zagreb-Croatia

2004- Group photo exhibition, Assar Art Gallery , Tehran – Iran

2004- 1st Poster Exhibition of “Passage Art Group” Tehran – Iran

2004- “1st Int’l Poster biennial of Islam world”, won the 1st prize in Palestine section, Tehran-Iran

2003- Winner of the best professional design in “ Anti SARS Int’l Poster Contest” China

2001- “The 7th biennial of Graphic Design”, Tehran-Iran