Farhad Soltani is British Iranian Architect and Artist; He studied at Goldsmith’s university of London obtained a Diploma in Art & design, BA(Hons) degree in Fine Art in 1980; a post Grade Dip in Art and design and a M. Phil. in history of architecture and further years for his Ph.D in the mid 90’s he studied for an advanced MA in advance Architecture and his work validated for part I and II by RIBA(Royal Institute of British Architect). In early 2000 again he become a student at Westminster University for his Post Graduate Diploma in Professional practice in Architecture part III RIBA.
Exploring the complex and seemingly chaotic structure of the universe is the subject matter of his works that aims to bring order and harmony to the diverse relationships between time, relative dimensions and space.
He has been living in London since 1975 and has been involved in more than 200 architecture and fine art projects and exhibitions in London and Europe.
“He is an artist whose talents are not restricted to one medium or style; He is sculptor, painter , ceramist , as well as being photographer and architect” (Peter London )
2018 – With My Roots Group exhibition by Capital Art, Asia House , London
2015 – Solo Exhibition of paintings and drawings from series of “Essence part III” , Lauderdale House , Highgate Hill , London
2013 – Solo Exhibition of paintings and drawings from series of “Essence part II” , organised and exhibited by Vision of art in following cities: Amsterdam,Stockholm,Copenhagen,Reading and Brighton
2012 – Solo Exhibition for fund raising for Azerbaijan Earthquake at SOAS Brunei Gallery, Russel Square, London
2012 – Group Exhibition for fund raising for Azerbaijan earthquake -SOAS Brunei Gallery, London
2011 -Solo Exhibition, Essence of the Existence Part II (Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures) – Arts Depot, North London
2011 – Solo Exhibition, Essence of the Existence (Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures) – West-Eleven Gallery Notting Hill, London
2010 – Solo Exhibition, Between The Line (Drawings and Sculptures) , Beauchamp Club, Beauchamp Place, London
2006 – Solo Exhibition, (Drawings and Sculptures) at Artist Residence, North London.
2002 – Solo Exhibition, (Drawings and Sculptures) at Artist Residence, North London.
1997 – Solo Exhibition (Architectural Design Projects) Park Lane Hilton Hotel, Harvester suit, London
1993 – Solo Exhibition (Oil and water colour paintings) South bank Centre, Purcell Room Foyer, Royal Festival Hall, London
1990 – The Hill Gallery, Hampstead, London. Five Artists Exhibition: Farhad Soltanie (Sculptor), Farideh Lashai, Sadegh Tabrizi, Bahman Fousi and Shahla Rezaei.
1988 – Solo Exhibition,(Painting and Drawings) at artist’s residence.
1988 – Solo Exhibition,(Ceramic and Stained glass) Original Gallery, Hornsey, London.
1987 – Group Exhibition, Central Allied Bank, Park Lane, London W1.
1986 – Solo Exhibition,(Painting and Sculptures) Private Gallery, Golders Green, London
1985 – Group Exhibition, 5 Diels Gallery, Covent Garden, London.
1984 – Solo Exhibition, (Painting and Sculptures) at Artist residence North London.
1977-1983 – There were a number of Group Exhibitions and a few Solo Exhibitions