Naghmeh Sharifi is an Iranian / Canadian multidisciplinary artist based in Montreal. She holds a BA in Visual Arts and one in Psychology from the University of British Columbia. In 2018 Sharifi completed her MFA degree at Concordia University. Since 2008, her artwork has been exhibited in Tehran, Berlin, Lyon, Mexico City, Los Angeles, Toronto and Skopje (Macedonia) . In Montreal, she has presented her work at such sites as Montreal Council of the Arts (2015), Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery (2017) as well as the MAI (2018). In 2015, She was the recipient of the Impressions Residency at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
Sharifi's practice stems from a fascination with the psychology of the body, as a place of memory and as a shell for our presence in the world--in all its fragility.