Mad Stencils

MAD (born 1987) is a street artist from Tabriz – Iran since 2008. His major interests include combining critical social and cultural commentary with a dose of humor and metaphor, war, peace, freedom, humanity, etc. He has presented his unique works on walls and art galleries of numerous countries around the world including Iran, US, Netherlands, UK, Norway, and Turkey.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 | Walls Have Ears | Seyhoun Gallery | Tehran – Iran

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021 | Anka | 62 ST. | Marmaris – Turkey
2021 | Kemiklerin Üstüne Şarkılar | Eksibir | Istanbul – Turkey
2020 | Mikrotopya | In an abandoned building | Istanbul – Turkey
2018 | All for Heidi | Mecra | Istanbul – Turkey
2018 | Yeraltından notlar | Palto | Istanbul – Turkey
2017 | Stencil bastards | Allcaps Gallery | Bali – Indonesia
2016 | Fighting walls | New Art Exchange Space | Nottingham – UK
2015 | Outsidersin | Skur2 and Reed Project Gallery | Stavanger – Norway
2014 | The reunion | ABC Treehouse Gallery | Amsterdam – Netherlands
2014 | Tehran To NYC | TBA Brooklyn Gallery | NYC – USA
2013 | Final encore II | Dastans’s Basement | Tehran – Iran
2012 | Final encore I | At An Old House | Tehran – Iran
2011 | Stencil | Dastan’s Basement | Tehran – Iran
2011 | Expo for Matia | Palazzo Filangieri | Napoli – Italy
2009 | From the streets of Iran | Crewest Gallery | LA – USA
2009 | Urban art | Arte Gallery | Tehran – Iran

RESIDENCY

2015 | Boğaziçi University Residency | Istanbul | Turkey