Atousa Bandeh Ghiasabadi
Atousa Bandeh Ghiasabadi (b. 1968) is an Iranian visual artist and filmmaker. After her studies in physics and astronomy, she studied visual arts from 1992 to 1995 at the Minerva Art Academy in Groningen and received her MFA in 2002 at the Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam, graduating in video and film. Bandeh has had exhibitions of her work at Art Rotterdam (2015) and IFFR (2013) and in institutes such as the Azad Gallery in Teheran and the Museum for Modern Art in Arnhem. In 2011 she received the Netpac award during IFFR for best Asian film for her work, The Day I Disappeared. Atousa Bandeh Ghiasabadiwas a participating artist in the Framer Framed group exhibition What We Have Overlooked in 2016, curated by Mirjam Westen.
Since 2012, Bandeh has also worked as a lecturer at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, Netherlands.