Bio

­ Born in Tehran, lives in Toronto, ON

 Education:

  • M.A. Design and Production, Art University of Tehran, Iran 2005
  • B.A. Applied Arts, Shiraz University, Iran 2000

 Running a non-profit organization Airsa Art and Thought Association, North York, Canada

 Taught at University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran

 Board of Art Education Department of Kanoon, Tehran, Iran

Recent Awards and grants:

  • 2017 TAC Mentorship grant for Immigrant Artists
  • 2017 OAC Exhibition Assistant
  • 2017 StreetArt Box painting
  • 2017 Cultural Hot Spot, My Art My New Land cohort 2
  • 2017 Platform A, Nowruzgan Multicultural Art Exhibition
  • 2016 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  • 2016 Cultural Hot Spot, My Art My New Land cohort 1
  • 2016, Platform A, researching indigenous and Iranian pottery patterns, Jumblies Theatre, Toronto
  • 2015 OAC exhibition assistant, Toronto
  • 2015 RBC Art Access Fund micro award, Toronto