Lives and Works in Los Angeles, California




2011 MFA, University of California Irvine

2004 BFA, San Francisco Art Institute




2019 Nuetral Rainbow, Vigo Gallery, London, UK

2018 World of Interiors, Various Small Fires, LA, CA

2017 Rational Design, Nathalie Karg Gallery, NY, NY

2015 Masks, Arndt Gallery, Singapore

2015 Aggregate, Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK

2015 LISTE 20, Jonathan Viner Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2015 Armory Presents, VSF @ The Armory Show, New York

2014 Merge Visible, Various Small Fires, Los Angeles, CA

2014 Sites, ARNDT Gallery, Art Berlin Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

2012 Gemini, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Internal, Contemporary Arts Center, Irvine, CA

2010 Thresholds, Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA




2017 Shifting Landscapes, Sophia Contemporary, London, UK

2016 Tomorrow Never Happens, SAMEK Museum, Lewisburg, PA

2016 Boys and Girls Draw, Nathalie Karg Gallery, NY, NY

2016 1:1, Ashes/Ashes, Los Angeles

2015 Surface of Color, The Pit, Los Angeles

2014 The Go Between: Ernesto Esposito Collection, Museum Capodimente Naples, Italy

2014 Talk Like Sex, TBD Gallery, New York, New York

2014 Amir Nikravan and Wes Noble, Luce Gallery, Turin, Italy

2014 Group Show, Brand New Gallery Milan @ Zona Maco, Mexico City

2013 Folding Time Rhymes, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Amir Nikravan and Anna Sew Hoy, Various Small Fires @ Dallas Art Fair

2013 Fil Rouge, Curated by Lucie Fontaine, Various Small Fires @ ALAC

2011 Second Story, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Kelly Cline and Amir Nikravan, Workspace @ Art Platform LA

2011 Nothing Comes From Nothing, Las Cienegas Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Hollowing, Infernoesque, Berlin,

2010 Breathe, Curated by Jessica Silverman, San Francisco, CA

2010 Ground Control, University Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2009 Drawing Show, House on Genesee, Hollywood, CA

2008 Summer Guests, Acuna Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA




2019 California Community Foundation Fellowship





2018 Amir Nikravan, By Jennifer S Li, Art in America, 6/18

2017 Amir Nikravan: Rational Design, By Ian Cofre, The Brooklyn Rail 10/17

2017 Rational Design, By Jill Singer, Sight Unseen, 10/17

2017  'Rational' Freestanding Paintings, By Scott Indrisek, OUT, 4/17

2017 Non-Representational Things, By Alan Ruiz, CRTXT

2015 Forging Queer Identity with Abstaction, Hyperallergic, By Abe Ahn, 10/19/15

2014 Intellectualized Hall of Mirrors, Los Angeles Times, By Leah Ohlman, 10/25/14

2014 Exhibition Review, LA Weekly, By Catherine Wagley, 10/15/14

2014 Catalogue, “The Spectre of Representation”, Amanda Hunt, CRTXT

2014 Catalogue, “Accept and Follow the Void”, Patrick Steffen, CRTXT