POOYA SAREH                                    
Born on May 10, 1984, Tehran, Iran
Lives and works in Cambridge, United Kingdom

Studio

 

International Honours and Awards

  • Bronze Prize, FCW International Cartoon Festival, China, 2011
  • Honourable Mention, Diogenes Taborda International Art Festival, Argentina, 2011
  • Finalist in the Boston International Cartoon Festival, USA, 2011
  • Finalist in the International Biennial Cartoon Contest, Czech Republic, 2006
  • Success Award, FCW International Cartoon Competition, China, 2005 & 2006
  • Honourable mention, Daejeon International Cartoon Festival, South Korea, 2004
  • Prize of Excellence, Leng Mu International Cartoon Competition, China, 2004

Selected Exhibitions/Festivals

  • World Gallery of Cartoons, Skopje, Macedonia, 2012
  • Berlin International Cartoon Festival, Berlin, Germany, 2011
  • Olense Kartoenale 2011, Olense , Belgium, 2011
  • Humour a Gallarate International Festival, Gallarate , Italy, 2011
  • Ecocartoon International Salon, Brasilia, Brazil, 2011
  • Euro Kartoenale 2011, Kruishoutem, Belgium,2011
  • Zielona Gora International  Festival, Zielona Gora , Poland, 2011
  • International Biennale of Humour and Satire in the Arts, Gabrovo, Bulgaria, 2011 
  • Zagreb International Caricature Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia, 2011
  • Olense Kartoenale 2010, Olense , Belgium, 2010
  • International Satirical Art Salon, Poland, 2010
  • Ankara International Cartoon Festival, Ankara, Turkey, 2009
  • ICC International Comic Award, Seoul, South Korea, 2009
  • Jaka bede International Salon,  Ketrzyn, Poland, 2007
  • Zamek International  Festival, Kozuchow, Poland, 2006
  • Paraguacu International Salon of Humour, Paulista, Brazil, 2006
  • Aydin Dogan International Festival, Istanbul, Turkey, 2003

Education

 

2013(expected)

PhD in Engineering (Structures/Origami), University of Cambridge, UK

2011

Figurative Art Studies, Florence Academy of Art, Italy

2008

MSc in Mechanical Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK

2007

BSc in Aerospace Engineering, Sharif Uni. of Tech., Tehran, Iran