Professional info
 

MA and BA Fine Art graduate from University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins

Freelance artist/ curator

Education
 

University of the Arts London - College of Central Saint Martins

MA Fine Art

September 2014 - June 2016

University of the Arts London - College of Central Saint Martins

BA Fine Art - Sculpture

​September 2011 - June 2014

Blake College - BTEC Foundation in Art & Design
September 2010 - June 2011
Exhibitions, Shows, Experiences, and Professional Info.

 

Microsoft Certificated Network Engineering (MCSE) 
June 2004 - June 2006

 

Mahan Atelier - Ceramic Sculpture and Glaze Course

2006 - 2009

 

June - August 2008 - Exhibition - First Women's Pottery Exhibition in Iran-Tehran
Niyavaran Artistic Creation Foundation.


June 2012 - Assisting with the Install of BTEC Final Show at Blake college.


August 2011 - Invigilating the artist and illustrator Juliet Sugg's Installation at Embankment.

April - May 2012 -  Installing group shows at Central Saint Martins.

June - July 2012 - Assisting the third years to finish and set up their work for the BA degree show.


September 2012 - Volunteered for the Students Union, helping them for the Freshers Week; ( Security, Working with the new students at halls ) in London.

September 2012 - First Aid Training ( Basic Life Support ) at UAL - 272 High 
Holborn


November 2012 - Participation in a group exhibition 'The Art of Letter-writing' Curated by 'Harrison Moore' 

February 2013 - '____' Exhibition at Central Saint Martins


February 2013 - 'Valentine's Day Massacre' at Central Saint Martins in the structure build by Richard Wentworth [Black Maria] with Chris Evans, Naomi Dines, Rory Macbeth

March 2013 - Assistant of Laure Prouvost (Turner Prize nominee 2013) to finish her work for the white chapel gallery Exhibition in March 2013.

April 2013 - "Dis-location" Exhibition in Iniva (International Institute of Visual Art)
Video work 1:25", an exhibition in response to the 'Keywords' exhibition and with a partnership with Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design. Working with Artist Erika Tan.

May 2013 - Worked on an online proposal curated by Artist and Art History Student 'Marie Bidegaray' - Work published on Tumblr website based on the viewer reflection on a text.

 

December 2013Guest tutor to Art and Design Foundation students at Blake College under the supervision of a former foundation tutor for a day.

 

January - April 2014 - Collaborating with a robotic engineer on a project for the final show of my BA degree 2014.

 

 

January - May 2014 - attending a series of self-run crits by BA Fine students from all stages at Central Saint Martins both King's Cross and Byam Shaw campus.

 

February 2014 - Assisting with Install/set up a photography studio to record a personal project with a college friend. Also editing her videos on Premiere Pro. The Final video was shown as part of a group exhibition in Camden Art Centre.

 

April 2014 - Assisting a graphic designer with setting up the set of a short film for a personal project. Nicholas Webster

 

 

April 2014 - Editing Videos for a show for the Central Saint Martins Degree show 2014.

 

May 2014 - A day of assisting artists at Slade School of Art for their Degree Show.

 

 

May 2014 - An exhibition of invites at Central Saint Martins, a project with Eleanor Brown - XMarks The Bokship - http://bokship.wordpress.com/2014/06/15/invite-only/

 

June 2014 - Modelling for the Fashion Designer and RAW Artist Diana Garcia at The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane London E1.

 

 

July 2014 - Interviewed by the art enthusiast and the author of THE OTHER STUDIO, Dasha Plotnikova. http://theotherstudio.tumblr.com/post/95018010599/roshanak-khakban

 

August 2014 - Group Exhibition - THE TOMORROW PEOPLE in conjunction with Hackney WickED Art Festival at the Forman's Smokehouse Gallery, 1st-31st August.

http://www.hackneywicked.co.uk/programe/event/elevator-the-tomorrow-people-2014/ 

 

August 2014 - Invigilating and AV/nGallery Assistant at the Forman's Smokehouse Gallery/ Elevator Gallery for THE TOMORROW PEOPLE exhibition.

 

October 2014 - Life Drawing Substitute tutor at  'Blake College' http://www.blake.ac.uk

 

November - December 2014 - "How To Become an Independent Curator" at the University of the Arts London - Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design, Richbell Place

 

February 2015 - Curating and showing my work 'The Forbidden Fruit' in a group exhibition 'WeLikeYou' at the Rag Factory (Brick Lane) http://www.ragfactory.org.uk

 

March 2015 - 'You're The Reason Our Kids Are Ugly' Central Saint Martin's MA Interim Show at

The Laundry, Hackney Central

http://www.blurb.com/books/6144898-you-re-the-reason-our-kids-are-ugly

 

April 2015 - CoffeeArtProject - 'Coffee Video' 

Pop-up exhibition. The Old Truman Brewery. 91 Brick Lane, London. E1 6QL

http://www.coffeeartproject.com/TheCollection/London/2015.aspx

 

May 2015 - Co-curated Geroge Levantis exhibition of paintings at the Morgan London

'Paintings from Ezra Pound's Cantos I - XXVI & the Pisan Cantos'

15th May - 4th June 2015

Morgan London, 6 Astwood Mews, London SW7 4DE

 

October 2015 - A group exhibition at Elthorne Road; College of Central Saint Martins. A collective piece with MA Fine Art and MA Photography students at the college. https://practiceevent.wordpress.com/2015/11/12/pe/

20th October 2015 

 

November 2015 - Exhibited in 'Remember Nature'; a collective piece with MA Photography and MA Fine Art curated by Alex Schady, Art Programme Director, Central Saint Martins in collaboration with Gustav Metzger and supported by the Serpentine Gallery London, showcasing work made in response to Metzger's call to action by students from across our Art Programme. 

http://events.arts.ac.uk/event/2015/11/4/Gustav-Metzger-Remember-Nature-Project/

 

November 2015 - 'Azadi Square'; Lethaby Gallery at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (Granary Building) as part of the Postgraduate Auction which took place over a week. http://www.csmartauction.org/gallery/2015-2/

 

November 2015 - The Big Space V. 

18th-20th November 2015, Central Saint Martins

 

 

December 2015- January 2016

Advisor for Koprojects/Locate IRAN

http://www.koprojects.com/#!locateiran/bpf7s http://www.projectlocate.com/#!iran/c1dmp

 

 

May 2016 - Life Drawing Substitute tutor at  'Blake College' http://www.blake.ac.uk

 

 

May 2016 - Interview with Central Saint Martins Digital Team, find the interview here: http://blogs.arts.ac.uk/csm/2016/05/29/take-five-roshanak-khakban/

 

 

August 2016 - South London Gallery - REcreative Screening

http://southlondongallery.org/page/recreative-screening

 

 

December 2016 - The Flying Dutchman - 'Hiding in Plain Sight'

https://www.facebook.com/events/962864650484784/?active_tab=about

 

March 2017 - Gallery Assistant, Photographing (Documenting) Artist Alisha Mir's Solo Show META- at The Muse Gallery, London

 

 

April 2017 - Submitted a 1min video in response to a proposal written by artist Mustafa Boga to be held in 2019 

 

 

May 2017 - Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes Gallery - Antennae/ Platforms Projects 2017

http://www.lubomirov-angus-hughes.com/Antennae

 

 

March 2018 - Invigilator/Gallery Assistant at The StoreX for 'Ghosts Don’t Walk in Straight Lines' Cinematic Project by Saskia De Brauw and Vincent De Wijngaard.

 

 

April 2018 - Invigilator/Gallery Assistant at The StoreX, 'Isle of Dogs' by Wes Anderson exhibition.

 

 

May 2018 - Curator and Project Leader of 'Missing Element'; Series of Video/Performance exhibition funded by Agora Arts Circle as part of Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2018 - Dates 4th - 20th May 2018

 

May 2018 - Invigilator and Gallery Assistant at The StoreX, 'A Shade of Pale'.

 

 

August 2018 - Curator and Project Leader of 'OF POSSIBLE CONFIGURATIONS'; featuring 4 Artists from multiple disciplines at A-side/ B-side Gallery

 

September/ December 2018 - Invigilator and AV Technical Assistant at The StoreX for

'Strange Days: Memories of the Future' exhibition.

 

October 2018/ April 2019 - Curator and Project Leader of Mustafa Boga (Highly Commended Artists 2018) Solo Show 'Army Time Memoir', at Ashurst Emerging Art Prize, Ashurst LLP, Broadwalk House, 5 Appold Street, London EC2A 2DA

 

February/ March 2019 - Gallery Assistant at The StoreX, 'Kamasi Washington's AS TOLD TO G/D THYSELF' 

 

April 2019 - Gallery Assistant at The Store X, Richie and Matthew Hawtin on their F.U.S.E. Dimensions A/V show 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present