Zarnishan Yusif

1985 Born in Baku, Azerbaijan. Education: 2009 Graduated from the Art Academy, magister degree, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2007 - Graduated from the Art Academy, Baku, Azerbaijan. Since 2009, a member of the Young Artists‘ Section of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan. Prizes: 2017 Third-place prize, The Day of Independence competition, Exhibition Saloon n/a V. Samedova, the UAA, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2015 Firstplace prize, The Tolerance of Azerbaijani Youth competition, Exhibition Saloon n/a V. Samedova, the UAA, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2012 First-place prize, Young Talent - 2012 competition, Museum Center, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2012-2014 Encouraging prize, The Day of Khocali competition, Exhibition Saloon n/a V.Samedova, the UAA, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2011, 2014 Grant from the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan. Solo Exhibitions: 2018 - Money Money Money, QGallery, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2016 - Old Baku, ATV Gallery, Baku, Azerbaijan. Exhibitions: 2017 100 Viewpoints to Plovdiv 2nd stage, Resonance Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2017 VI International From Waste to Art exhibition, Baku, Azerbaijan 2017 International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Songyang, China 2017 The Fourth Silk Road Art Exhibition, Shaanxi Provincial Art Museum, Xi‘an, China. 2017 A creative workshop on gender equality. UNESCO Cultural Heritage Project, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2016 Heart Project, H. Aliyev Foundation project, Baku, Azerbaijan 2016 Half Truth, Artim Project Space, Yarat. 2016 Olympia Fine Arts International Contemporary Art Festival, Guwahati, India 2015 Maiden Tower VI International Art Festival, Old City, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2015 Azerbaijani Paintings of the XX - XXI Centuries, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2015 The Tolerance of Azerbaijani Youth, Azerbaijan Culture Center; Vienna, Austria. 2014 Semeni International Art Contest, Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2013 Fly to Baku: Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan, Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2013 Fly to Baku, Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria. 2011 Foreword, Yarat Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2011 5th Meeting of Artists & Creations, Antalya, Turkey. 2011 First Geshaview International Art Festival, Geshaview, Bulgaria 2010 Gabala I International Art Exhibition, Gabala, Azerbaijan. 2010 Gusar Art Symposium, Gusar, Azerbaijan. 2010 The 2nd Tepecik International Cultural-Art, Friendship, and Spar Festival, Aydin, Turkey 2010 Human, Colours, Music International MAILART Exhibition in Syntagma Square, Athens, Greece 2010 Din A4 International Drawing Project, Malaga, Spain.