Golsa Yaghoobi

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Figurative Painting
Printmaking (Etching, Aquatint, Lithography)
Graphic Design
Animation
Web Design

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012-Present 
Adjunct Faculty, Foundation Department, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan 

Adjunct Faculty, Graphic Design and Animation Department, Art Institute of Michigan, Troy, Michigan 

2011-12 
Adjunct Faculty, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Adjunct Faculty, Northwest Arkansas Community College, Bentonville, AR

2008-12 
Art Instructor, Arts Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, AR

2008-09 
Visiting Artist, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Gallery Manager at the Walton Arts Center
Managed and directed a special exhibition of Andy Warhol’s work, featuring selected pieces from the University of Arkansas collections, and from Warhol’s Athletes series on loan from the Richard Weisman Collection

Art Instructor, Arts Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, AR (Painting, Drawing)

2005-08 
Instructor of Record (GTA), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

SIGNIFICANT PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS/EXHIBITIONS/PROJECTS:

Golsa Yaghoobi is a painter and printmaker based in Detroit. Most recently, she completed her artist residency at Centre Culturel Irlandais in Paris, France. Her work appeared in the 2013 curated exhibition Women Image Hot, at The Scarab Club. Her record also includes the international exhibition The Veil: Visible and Invisible Spaces. Various permanent collections feature Yaghoobi’s work, including the Richard Weisman collection. She has been teaching fine arts for nine years, and has received awards and fellowships including the OMNI Center for Peace Scholarship and a King Fahad Scholarship.

2016 
Group Exhibition, Bound, Gallery Camille, Detroit, MI

2014 
A consumption of justice, Diyarbakir Art center, Diyarbakir, Turkey (Curated exhibition with participation of artists from eleven countries of Middle East and Balkans)

Solo Exhibition, Traveler, Centre Cultural Irlandais , Paris, France

2013 
Women Image HOT (Invitational), Scarab Club, Detroit, MI
Ideology, SGC International, Milwaukee, WI

  • MFA, University of Arkansas; BFA, Sooreh Institute of Art
  • Adjunct Faculty
  • gyaghoobi@collegeforcreativestudies.edu

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