Biography

        Raafed JarahPortrait-Raafed-Jarah2

        Born in Arbil Kurdistan

  • 99-02            Study at Institute of Fine Arts  Arbil, Kurdistan.
  • 2005-2010   Study at academy of art Dusseldorf/ Germany
  • 2010             Master of Art, ( Akademieberief )  at academy of art Dusseldorf.
  • 2010-2011   Study Multimedia Design/ Krefeld/ Germany.
  • 2012-2013   Study at Animation art/ Dusseldorf/ Germany.
  • since 2013   an independent animator and filmmaker.
  • Lives and works in Dusseldorf/ Germany.

 

    Solo and Group art exhibitions/ film selection and screened at international festivals:

  • 2018            ( Flamenco ) The animated music video selected at the 8th Animare International Animated Short Film Festival in Forli Italy. Presented on 3th July.
  • 2018            ( Flamenco ) The animated music video selected at the 14th Jecheon International Music&Film Festival in Seol South Korea. presented on 9 till 14 August.
  • 2018            ( Flamenco ) The animated music video selected at the art Exhibition Ospizio Giovani Artisti/ Young Artists Hospice, in Roma Italia 15 October 2018/ 2019.
  • 2018           ( Flamenco ) The animated music video selected at the 6th Art all night in Trenton NJ. USA. In 16 June.
  • 2018           ( Flamenco ) The animated music video selected at the 48th Festival of Nations in Lenzing, Austria in 18 -24 Mai.
  • 2017           Jango and Mango selected and screened at Geo film festival in Citadella, Italia.
  • 2017           Jango and Mango selected and presented at KIFF in Erbil Kurdistan. Selected
  •                    nominated.
  • 2017           Jango and Mango presented at Fanter film festival VII in Cáceres Spain.
  • 2017           Jango and Mango selected and presented at Cartoon club Rimini, Italy.
  • 2017          “Die Grosse”  Exhibition ( Jango and Mnago ) at museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • 2016          Jango and Mango finalist September 10 at Grand IndieWise Convention Miami, Florida, US.
  • 2016          Portsmouth international film festival UK ( Jango and Mango ) selected &
  •                    nominated.
  • 2016          Goldensun film Festival in Malta ( Jango and Mango ) Selected.
  • 2015          Participation in Cinephone Festival in spain. Chain faces selected
  • 2015          Phoenix Film Festival Melbourne in Australia, (PFFM). ( Jango and Mango )
  •                    Selected.
  • 2015          SmartFone Flick Fest is Australia’s smartphone film festival Australia. Chain
  •                    faces selected.
  • 2015          ( Festival Internacional de Animación (FIA’15) Uroguay. ( Jango and Mango )
  •                    Selected
  • 2015 (S)     ( Jango and Mango ) short animated film by Raafed Jarah, Germany.
  • 2014 (S)     “Chain faces” short animated film by Raafed Jarah. Germany.
  • 2013 (G)    Kunstverein Langenfeld, ( Das Volle Programm ) with 18 artists  which Otto Piene, Heinz Mack, Georg Meistermann, Bernald Schulze, Germany.
  • 2010 (G)    SEEWERK 2010 Moers/ Germany, (Catalog).
  • 2010 (G)    Rundstedt HR Partners in Berlin/ Germany.
  • 2010 (S)     Tour academy of art Düsseldorf/ Germany.
  • 2009 (G)     “Rundstedt – rund wie eckig” in Düsseldorf,Germany, (Catalog)
  • 2009 (S)     Kunstverein Langenfeld, Germany.(Struggling to paint – Paint to fight).
  • (S)               Presentation, tour academy of art Düsseldorf/ Germany.
  • 2008 (G)     exhibition (HSBC- Trinkaus) Düsseldorf/ Germany.
  • (G)              Lovells, classes: Lüpertz – Doig – photograph. academy of art Düsseldorf Germany.
  • (G)            53 art works (Kunstmuseum Walter) Glaspalast, Augsburg/Germany (Catalog).
  • (G)            Gallery Noah Glaspalast, Augsburg/ Germany.
  • (G)            The Representation of North Rhine-Westphalia to the European Union,  exhibition academy of art Düsseldorf )  in Brussels/ Belgium.
  • (S)             Catalog (“Kämpfen um zu malen! Malen um zu kämpfen”).
  • (G)            Tour  acamemy of art Düsseldorf. (Catalog, Lüpertz class) Germany.
  • 2007 (G)  “Rundstedt – rund wie eckig” in Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • (G)            Markus Lüprtz class gallery (Kunstturm Ratingen) Germany.
  • (G)            Exhibition and a competition at PSD bank in Düsseldorf/ Germany.
  • (G)            Tour academy of art Düsseldorf/ Germany.
  • 2001 (S)   Exhibition ” samay daria ” installation in gallery Media/ Arbil.
  • 2000 (S)   Exhibition (Sonatay tariki) in gallery Media Arbil.

Stage design

  • 1998 (S)   Three stage plays ( Pekanini marakan, Para, Xanjaraka ) at an stage plays festival in Arbil.

(S)  =  Solo (G) = Group art exhibition.

 

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