Nooshin Hakim Javadi

Assistant Professor, Studio Art
108E Riley Hall of Art and Design
Notre Dame, IN 46556
+1 574-631-2994

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Assistant Professor, Studio Art
Area Head, Sculpture

Area: Studio Art


MFA, University of Minnesota
BFA, Tehran University

Research Interests

Peace and Conflict, Performance Art, Installation, Sound Art, Sculpture, Environmental Justice, Social Justice in Global South


Nooshin Hakim Javadi works at the intersection of sculpture, installation, and performance. As an Iranian now living in the United States, Javadi’s practice investigates the material culture of conflict, displacement, and transition, considering how these experiences are internalized by the body. She received her BFA in Sculpture from Tehran University and an MFA from the University of Minnesota in Visual Arts with a minor in Projection Design.

Javadi is the recipient of several national and international awards including Emerging Artist Jerome Fellowship and Target Studio for Creative Collaboration Fellow at the Weisman Art Museum.

Her interdisciplinary works and performances have been shown in the United States, Europe and Iran including the Museum fur Neue Kunst, Freiburg, Germany; Parks Exhibition Center, Idyllwild, CA; Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ; Kunstverein Grafschaft Bentheim, Neuenhaus, Germany; Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI; Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND; South Dakota Art Museum, Brookings, SD; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN.

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