Curriculum Vitae


Born in 1984 Tehran, Iran. Bahman Kermany is a young emerging painter currently based in Sydney.


2012 – 2014            Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting), The National Art School, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

Solo exhibitions

2020- The Legacy The Kingdom- Frances Keevil gallery- June 1 – 30

2018- Oryan II- Disorder gallery, Darlinghurst, July 9- July 24

2018- Oryan- Sheffer gallery, Darlington, Feb12-Feb24


Group exhibitions

2021- EYC- Frances Keevil gallery- Nov19 – Dec 28

2021- Reset & Revival- Frances Keevil gallery- May 26 – June 6

2019-The last picture show- Frances Keevil gallery- Dec 14 – 23

2019-Hill End- Frances Keevil gallery- March 27 – April 7

2019-Equus- Frances Keevil gallery- May 29 – June 16

2019-Three Artists at studio W- Studio W gallery, June 4 – 16

2019- North Sydney art prize, Coal Loader space, Mar 1- Mar 17

2019- Everyone’s Backyard- Creative space gallery, Jan 22- Feb 3

2018- End of the year exhibition- Frances Keevil Gallery, Dec 4-23

2018- The Triumph of Venus- Frances Keevil Gallery, Oct 17-Nov 4

2017-L’etranger- Ambush gallery, waterloo, Aug 24-Aug28

2017-Silent Echoes-Mythologies of the Discarded, Peacock Gallery, Oct 24-Nov17

2017-Iranian Contemporary art exhibition, Chrissie Cotter gallery, Mar 15-Mar 26

2017-Murakab, Cre8tive gallery, Mar 27-Apr10

2016-Age of selfie, X and Co gallery, Dec 16-Jan 12

2016-Iranian Art & Craft Exhibition, StirrUp Gallery, Mar17 –Mar 20

2016-40th Anniversary, the Kirribilli Art Prize, the Kirribilli Center, May 6 –May8

2016-Open to you, Cre8ive Studio/Gallery, Nov4 –Nov7

2014-National Art School graduate exhibition, NAS Gallery, Darlinghurst

2013-Moment, Stairway Gallery, Sydney



Private collection in Sydney and Tehran.



2020- Semi-finalist, The Lester prize, WA

2019- Finalist, North Sydney art prize, NSW

2016 –Finalist, Kirribilli art prize, The Kirribilli centre, NSW

2008-Winner of St.Ives show, North Suburbs A, &H., NSW



2016-Mirrors of Iran, Reflection in a transnational context with Hossein Valamanesh, at the art gallery of NSW, Saturday 3rd of December



Woollahra artist in Residence program, March-September 2017

Peacock gallery and Auburn art studio, June- November 2017