SHEIDA SOLEIMANI (American, b. 1990) lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island. Soleimani holds a B.F.A from the University of Cincinnati College of Design and a M.F.A from Cranbrook Academy of Art. She has had recent solo exhibitions Atlanta Contemporary (Atlanta, GA), Williamson/ Knight (Portland,OR), Edel Assanti (London, UK), University of Michigan Galleries (Ann Arbor, MI), and ROMPONE (Cologne, Germany). Recent group exhibitions include VACATION with Andrew Rafacz (New York, NY), George Washington University (Washington D.C.), SPACE Gallery (Jacksonville, FL), Guerro Gallery (San Francisco, CA), Club Pro (Los Angeles, CA),TGIF (New York, NY), AC Institute (New York, NY), and ROMPONE (Cologne, Germany). She will have solo exhibitions at Andrew Rafacz (Chicago, IL), Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, OH), Edel Assanti (London, UK), and CUE Arts Foundation (New York, NY) in 2018.