Vusal Rahim

B. 1987, Ganja, Azerbaijan

Lives and works in Ganja and in Baku

Vusal got artistic education Azerbaijan State Academy of Art, was studying at “theater and decorative design” department, in the workshop of People’s Artist Kamil Najafzadeh for the years of 2007-2011. Vusal Rahim started his artistic activity in late 2011. He chiefly use such techniques as painting, graphic art, decorative theater and stage design, video art, photography and sculptures. At present, he is engaged in numerous techniques. In his art pieces, Vusal Rahim mainly expresses a different perspective on figurative images. Key character of his artworks are people, women, men, families, life.

Solo exhibitions:

2013

BLACK WOMAN, YAY Gallery, Baku, Azerbaijan

Group Exhibitions: 

2014

BACARART project, Azerbaijan

2013

`HOME SWEET HOME` Contemporary art from Azerbaijani Cultural Center in Paris, France.

The Circle of Peace, Art action, Writers House of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia

2012

Exhibition in frame opening Ceremony of Azerbaijan Cultural Center in Paris, France.

COMMONIST. Contemporary art exhibition, organized by YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan.

ENERGY OF ART. Baku, Azerbaijan.

IV International Symposium on Turkic Culture, Art and Cultural Heritage, Milan, Italy.

2011

“Iz” (“Trace”), Azerbaijan National Museum of History, Baku, Azerbaijan.

Stage and decorative design experience:

2013

“ASHKHASH” performance based on a play by Abdulla Shaig. Joint art project by Baku Children’s Theater and “MIRAS” Support to Cultural Heritage Study Public Union implemented on the stage of Baku Children’s Theater. Director-producer: Intigam Soltan. Theater designer: Vusal Rahim. Baku, Azerbaijan.

“Impostures of Scapeni” by Jean Baptiste Moliere. A comedy in two acts. 103-rd theatrical season. A performance by Azerbaijan State Theater of Comedy on the stage of Samed Vurgun Russian Drama Theater. Director-producer: Asgar Asgarov. Theater designer: Vusal Rahim. Baku, Azerbaijan.

2012

Celebration of 140-th anniversary of Mammad Said Ordubadi. A concert on the stage of Muslim Magomayev Baku Philharmonic. Director-producer: Asgar Asgarov. Theater designer: Vusal Rahim. Baku, Azerbaijan.

2011 - 2012

“A flower in mist”. 13-part TV series featuring Azeri and Turkish actors. Public Television of Azerbaijan. Theater designer of 6-13 series: Vusal Rahim. Director-producer: Mehmet Ulukan. Baku, Azerbaijan.

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Azerbaijan, AZ 1000

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