Sahand Hesamian

Sahand Hesamian was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1977. Sahand graduated with a Bachelor of Sculpture from Tehran University and has also taken a number of specialist courses in sculpture at the Art Workshop Institute of Tehran. He has had a number of solo exhibitions such as Do You See Me in Tehran in 2008, and exhibited internationally. Sahand has received much national recognition and awards for his work including being the winner of the Municipality Prize of the 4th Contemporary Iranian Sculpture Biennial; nominee for the Biennial Team Prize of the 4th Contemporary Iranian Sculpture Biennial; winner of the Fajr el Noor Exhibition; and the third place in the first Tehran International Sculpture Symposium. One of his sculpture pieces was also selected as the best design to be exhibited in the Milad International Communication Center.

Sahand lives and works in Tehran and is a permanent member of the Society of Iranian Sculptors. Sahand has acted as the manager of the Exhibition Committee of the Society of Iranian Sculptors during a two-year period.