Jalil Ziapour

Painter, Researcher
(Bandar Anzali (Iran 1920 - Tehran1999


  • Graduated from Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Tehran: 1945
  • Course of painting in Beaux Arts, Paris, France

Solo Exhibitions

  • Exhibition for Fundraise of Fighting Cock Society, Tehran, Iran: 1950
  • Apadana Gallery, Tehran, Iran: 1950

Group Exhibitions

  • Iran-Soviet Cultural Relation’s Society, Tehran, Iran: 1946
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th Biennial of Tehran: 1958, 1960,1962, 1966
  • Venice Biennial, Italy: 1958
  • Attending in many exhibitions in China, Japan, Pakistan, Turkey and France

Artistic Activities

  • Co-founder of the Fighting Cock Society: 1949
  • Membership of the Permanent Council in Abyaz Palace Museum
  • Founded female and male high schools for visual arts: 1953 - 1999
  • Preparing to establish Faculty of Decorative Arts
  • Manager of Anthropology Museum

Teaching Experiences

  • Teaching Art History and Stylistics in Kamalolmolk School, Tehran, Iran: 1953
  • Teaching History of clothing in Dramatic Arts Faculty, Tehran, Iran: 1977
  • Teaching in Faculty of Fine Arts, Al-Zahra University, Azad University and Tarbiat-Modares University: 1979- 1999

Visual Arts Jalil Ziapour

Jalil Ziapour

Flying and Me Painting Oil on Canvas 1997 133 × 103cm

Jalil Ziapour

Painting Oil on canvas 1377 134 × 104cm