Exhibitions

Mathaf
ARAB MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Doha, Qatar, 2013



Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts, Summer Show 2012.  
Project Location: Doha, Qatar
Team: Ben Cowd, Thomas Hopkins,
Sara shafiei
Materials: Paper, Etched brass, Rapid Prototype.



LRSA ARCHITECTS AWARDS 2011
President: Tom Hart
Arena, Leicester

Saraben-academia exhibits drawings and models at the LRSA Awards Ceremony 2011 and receives an award for excellence for the work produced during the RIBA initiated Polyark II event.

For more information please visit: www.architects-lrsa.org




VENICE BIENNALE 2010
Sunday 29th August to Sunday 21st November 2010
People meet in Architecture, Directed by Kazuyo Sejima (Sanaa)
Giardini, Arsenale, Venice, Italy

The exhibition People meet in architecture is laid out in the Palazzo delle Esposizioni della Biennale (Giardini) and in the Arsenale, forming a single itinerary, with 48 participants: firms, architects, engineers and artists from around the world. The Exhibition presents National Participations (53) in the historical Pavilions in the Giardini, in the Arsenale and in various locations throughout the city of Venice.

Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd feature in Marjan Colletti's array of models and drawings in the Austrian Pavilion







ROYAL ACADEMY OF ART, LONDON
Summer Exhibition 2010
14 June—22 August 2010

Now in its 242nd year, the exhibition continues the tradition of showcasing work by both emerging and established artists in all media including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, architecture and film. This year’s co-ordinators, Royal Academicians Stephen Chambers and David Chipperfield, have selected works for the exhibition around the theme of ‘Raw’.

saraben>studio exhibit a drawing and model of the 'crown of Esfahan' for this years summer exhibition 2010.




MUSEUM OF ART AND DESIGN, NEW YORK
Slash Paper Under the Knife
October 7, 2009 - April 4, 2010
Curated by: David Revere McFadden

Slash: Paper Under the Knife takes the pulse of the international art world's renewed interest in paper as a creative medium and source of artistic inspiration, examining the remarkably diverse use of paper in a range of art forms. Slash is the third exhibition in MAD's Materials and Process series, which examines the renaissance of traditional handcraft materials and techniques in contemporary art and design.
Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd exhibit drawings and models as part of the Slash Paper under the knife Exhibition. Other artists include Olafur Eliasson, Kara Walker and Noriko Ambe






RA SUMMER EXHIBITION 2009




The Royal Academy of Art, London
8 June—16 August 2009




Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd exhibit at the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2009. The Summer Exhibition was curated by architect Will Alsop and runs untill August 2009.





RA SUMMER EXHIBITION 2008
The Royal Academy of Art, London
9 June— 17 August 2009

Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd exhibit at the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2008. Other architects exhibiting include Zaha Hadid, Norman Foster, Peter Cook and Renzo Piano.









SARABEN>EXHIBITION
Dreamspace Gallery, Old Street, London
Mon 5th November 2007 - Fri 9th November 2007, 8:30am - 5:30pm
Organised by: dreamspace gallery

Exhibition press release: Saraben is a unique collaboration of works by Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd. Their synergy proved so fruitful during their diploma at the Bartlett, UCL, they have come together once more for an exhibition not to be missed. Their delve into the relationship of new architectural interventions has produced a unique style rich in textures, mixing baroque influences and the precision of 21st century modes of creating.
Due to popular demand, the dreamspace gallery has extended the saraben > exhibition until Friday 9th November 2007.