Born in Iran in 1969, Afshin Naghouni (Ash) immigrated to United Kingdom in 1997 and lives in London where he works as a visual artist.
Considered a child prodigy he started his oil painting training at the age of nine and won a number of regional and national painting competitions by the time he was twelve years old.
Naghouni studied art in Tehran and London, and has a post graduate degree from London Metropolitan University, in the Sir John Cass Department of Art, Media and Design.
Naghouni has exhibited widely in the UK and internationally.
He awards the ‘Afshin Naghouni Reach Prize’ for excellence, diversity & inclusion at Art for Youth London at Mall Galleries.
Documentary "out of focus“ https://youtu.be/kVDXjU2Y2aIAntixvideo.
Afshin's song“ https://youtu.be/xvUG7Rj-bV8https://www.afshinnaghouni.com
- Beyond the Ban: Contemporary Iranian Art - 2017 in Susan Eley Gallery / New York / USA
- Art for Youth London 2016 - 2016 in Mall Galleries / London / United Kingdom
- CONTEXT Art Miami 2016 - 2016 in Shirin Gallery / Miami / USA
- Art Capsule Contemporary Art Exhibition - 2016 in Monica Colussi / London / United Kingdom
- Satire - 2015 in Hay Hill Gallery / London / United Kingdom