Zuhal Feraidon
zferaido@risd.edu
          

Born Mazar-i-Sharif, Balkh, Afghanistan
Currently living in Providence, RI
 

EDUCATION:

2019
Rhode Island School of Design, MFA Painting candidate

2015                            
University of Virginia McIntire Department of Art, BA Studio Art and Biology
 

FELLOWSHIPS & RESIDENCIES:

2016-2017              
Aunspaugh Post-Baccalaureate Fellowship University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.

Receives honorarium, materials stipend, and studio space. Participates in an advanced seminar. Responsibilities include acting as a teaching assistant, interacting with visiting artists, and organizing exhibitions. 


EXHIBITIONS:

2017              
Aunspaugh Post-baccalaureate Thesis Exhibition, Charlottesville, VA, USA

2016         
New City Arts Solo Exhibition titled Peace Doves, WVTF & Radio IQ Studio Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, USA   
Yard Dreams Group Exhibition, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Past Meets Present X Aunspaugh Exhibition at the University of Va, Charlottesville, VA, USA
UVa Global Lens Photography Exhibit, Charlottesville, VA, USA

2015
The IX Art Park Levitt Amp Music Series Gallery Exhibit, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Balkh University Visiting Artist Exhibition, Mazar-i-Sharif, Balkh, Afghanistan      
Kabul University Department of Fine Arts painting exhibition, Kabul, Afghanistan
University of Virginia, McIntire Department of Art Thesis Exhibition, Charlottesville, VA, USA

2014
University of Virginia, McIntire Department of Art Third Year Group Exhibition, Charlottesville, VA, USA
 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

2017
Unafraid, Illimitable Magazine, Volume 4, UVA, Charlottesville, VA, USA

2016
New City Arts Asks: Zuhal Feraidon, New City Arts, Charlottesville, VA, USA
https://newcityarts.org/calendar/zuhal-feraidon--peace-doves/new-city-arts-asks--zuhal-feraidon 
'A Dangerous Woman': UVA Artist Calls Attention to Plight of Afghan Women, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
https://news.virginia.edu/content/dangerous-woman-uva-artist-calls-attention-plight-afghan-women
The Dangerous Women Project, The Institute of Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
http://www.dangerouswomenproject.org/2016/08/24/2838/