Kia Sciarrone was born in Ardebil, Iran.
lives and works in Graz and Vienna, Austria.


2022  Merit-based Grant - University of applied arts Vienna 

2021   state scholarship for photography -Austrian ministry of Arts and Culture

 selected Group exhibitions
2024 :        observier systems, dito space, Vienna
                    Norwich  Queer International Film Festival, Norwich

:         Vienna queer stories 2 , screening , Filmmuseum Vienna 
                  Queer currents Festival , Amsterdam

                      for... Dancing on the Street, Rotor , Graz
                     better together? , Angewandte festival, Vienna
                     our curated self  Debsaysyes ,  Werkpaard Amsterdam
                     projection d'illusions ,screening, filmkoop Vienna

2022 :        off festival Bratislava, Bratislava

                    fotoTopos (angewandte festival ) Vienna

                    stones in a glas house - Foto Wien, Vienna

                    intimacy / privacy, forum Stadtpark Graz

2021 :        fresh eyes collective exhibition, Rotterdam

                   fotohof calling projection, salzburg

                  the Big picture Colorado, Denver

                  les boutographies (jury’s projection ), Montpellier

                  Graz photo biennial 020, Graz

2020:        Stories of solitude, Artburst Berlin

                   Rotterdam photo festival, Rotterdam

                   Tate Modern tate lates #everydaydoramaar display show, London