Pejvak is the long-term collaboration between Rouzbeh Akhbari (IR, 1992) and Felix Kalmenson (RU, 1987). T They are currently artists in residence at the Jan van Eyck Academy in Maastricht. Their recent solo exhibitions include: In Its Place, Only Steel, State Silk Museum, Tblisi (2019); Make Breeze, Hay Art Cultural Center, Yerevan (2018); and Tides of Sand and Steel, Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing (with Ash Moniz, 2017). Upcoming group exhibitions include: Eurasia: A Landscape of Mutability, M HKA, Antwerp (2021) and Rewinding Internationalism: The 1990s and Today, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (2022). Pejvak’s films have been screened at numerous film festivals worldwide, such as Docs Lisboa, Sharjah Film Platform, and Kasseler Dokfest. Their first feature-length film, Threshold, was recently premiered at the 44th Mostra Internacional de Cinema, São Paulo.

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11 May 2021