New York based painter Kimia Ferdowsi Kline earned an M.F.A. in visual arts at the San Francisco Art Institute in 2011 and holds a B.F.A. in painting from Washington University in St. Louis. She has mounted solo exhibitions at Turn Gallery (New York), Marrow Gallery (San Francisco), The Elaine L. Jacobs Gallery at Wayne State University (Detroit, MI) and Quirk Gallery (Richmond, VA), as well as a two person exhibition at 68 Projects (Berlin, Germany). Selected group shows include Ceysson & Bénétière (Luxembourg), Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, The Drawing Center (New York, NY) and 68 Projects (Berlin, Germany).


As an extension of her studio practice, she directs the art programming at Wythe Hotel.


Kimia lives and works in New York, NY.