Karan Reshad is an Iranian independant Visual Artist , Art director and founder of the Infamous KolahStudio.com
Along with his  visual art he has been actively documenting the Iranian streetart scene since its very beginning  till the day he left Iran. since 2012 Reshad is living a life in exile. Reshad is Also active in Graphic design ,Motion pictures as well as experimental Music.

EXHIBITIONS:
Solo Shows
2014        The First sign , Mathgoth Gallery ,Paris,France
2010        Ishq, Mathgoth Gallery , Paris,France
2010        HolyD Family,Seyhoun Gallery .Tehran,Iran.
2008       “Spray it to the nation” ,Mehrin gallery ,Tehran ,Iran
2007       “I am Not Political”(Private Solo show)  ,KolahStudio ,Tehran / iran
2006       “October 1385 “,Mehrin Gallery ,Tehran / IRAN
2005       “Pain-Things “, Seyhoun Gallery , Tehran , IRAN
Group Shows(Selected)
2017      Cum Tempore / Galerie Rheinhausen / Duisburg,Germany
2017      Zusammen Essen, Forum Kunst und Architektur / Essen , Germany
2017      Signs of the Time / GoldCoast art center / Gold Coast /Australia
2015      Contents Under Pressure / Burrinja Gallery / Melbourne / Australia
2015      Urban Art biennale / Voelklingen / Germany
2013      All My City In / Braindamage Gallery / Lublin/ Poland
2012      Public Provocations/ Colab Gallery/ Weil am Rhein/ Germany
2011      Subway Maps /Mathgoth Gallery/ Paris
2011      Stencil World /Art Monster Gallery /Saint Louise/USA
2010      Vente Prive / Mathgoth Gallery / Paris
2010      Public Provocations/ Carhartt Gallery/ Weil am Rhein[Germany]
2009      Group Show  / Seyhoun Art  gallery / Tehran
2009      Brot And Kunst / Famous when Dead Gallery /Melbourne
2009      Conditions / Famous When Dead Gallery / Melbourne
2009      Urban Art Agenda / Melbourne / Brisbane
2009      Visual Slang III / Henry Art Settlement / NewYork
2009      Your Kid Can’t Do this / Group show Touring Australia
2008      Vinyl Killers / Good Foot Gallery/ Portland,USA
2008      12 Inch Art /Winniepeg/ Canada 2008     “Spray1387” /Arete Gallery / Tehran , Iran
2008      “MOSTRA DI ARTE URBANA CONTEMPORANEA ” /Carugate/ Italy
2008     “Melbourne Stencil Festival 08″/Yarra Sculpture Gallery/ Melbourne ,Australia
2008     “400 ML” , Paris,France
2008      Parallel of The Garden ,The College Art Gallery,University of New Jersey
2008     “Visual Slang” ,Henry Art Settelment,NY,USA
2008     “Iranian Contemporary Artists Expo” ,Molavi Organization Hall ,Tehran / IRAN
2007     “Start propaganda II” ,World tour
2007     “Spray 2007 “,Mehrin Art Gallery ,Tehran ,IRAN
2007     “Resist” ,La Condition Pablique , Roubaix,France
2007     “Process Invisible” ,Street Level Gallery ,Portland ,USA
2006     “Start Propaganda II ” Los Angles , USA
2005     “Portrait and Expression” ,Behzad Art Gallery ,Tehran , IRAN
PUBLICATIONS:
Books:
2017    Guide StreetArt Paris / EditionsAlternatives / ISBN : 978 -2-07-270114-6
2016     Le MUR / Hermann Editions / 978-2-7056-9290-2
2014    Iranian Contemporary Art from Streets to Studio / University of Chicago / ISBN : 9781780232706 2013
2014    Vitry Ville street Art / Urbanite Publication / ISBN : 978-2-91782-989-9 / France
2013     Street Art Mode d’emploi / Flammarion Publication / ISBN: 978-2-0812-9903-0 / Paris
2012     Praxis Kunst / Schrift und Typografie / Schroedel Verlag / ISBN: 978-3-507-10213-2 / Berlin
2011     Stencil Republic / Laurance King Publisher / ISBN:978-1-78067-013-3 London
2011     Arabesque 2 / Die Gestalten Verlag / ISBN:978-3-89955-330-7 / Germany
2009    Urban IRAN ISBN: 978-0-9799666-1-3 /Markbatty Publisher/ USA
2009    The Ark  ISBN : 978-988-18470-1-0 / Systems-Design Limited (IDN)/  HongKong
2009     Stickers2 ISBN : 978-3-89955-262-1 / Die Gestalten verlag /Germany
2008     400ml ISBN: 978-2-85-980-011-5 / Kitchen93
2008     Stencil Nation / ISBN:  978-1-933149-22-6 / ManicdPress USA
2008     Arabesque / Die Gestalten Verlag / ISBN:978-3-89955-206-5 / Germany
2008     Young And Defiant in Tehran ISBN-10 : 0-8122-4039-1 /University of Pensiylvania  Press(PENN)
2007     Street Art and The War on Terror ISBN : 978-0-955339-88-2 / Rebellion Books/ UK Magazines /
Newspapers/Magazines (Selected) :
2012  Baseler Zeitung /Basel / 7th June
2009  Eschaeriefte / issue 1 / Germany/  tgm Berlin
2009  Kultur Austausch / Germany/Issue 59 / August
2009  Amnesty International /  Issue 57 / May
2009  Dazed And confused /
2009  Juxtapoz Magazine  /Issue 97 / Februa
2009  Art Asia Pacific / Issue 65 / Sep-Oct
2008  The Age / Melbourne / Newspaper
2007  The Age / Melbourne /  Newspaper
2007  Revista Da Folha / Sao Paulo / Issue 790 / October
2007  Hamshahri News paper / IRAN September
TV / Radio:
2013  Radio FRANCE CULTURE . “l’Atelier Intérieur”  June 10, 2013
2012  Canal+  – TV Reportage
2011  TV5 France- Interview
2009  Art in the streets (trilogy documentary about Urban Movements in IRAN) -Documentary
2007  SVT Sweden – Interview