About

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Aitak is a visual artist, art educator, and art administrator.  She reflects social issues and political concerns in her work using the elements of Iranian and Mesopotamian art, culture and history.  She combines contemporary principles of art with traditional motifs and forms to create new compositions and dialogues.  Aitak holds a master's degree in Design and Production in Applied Arts from The Art University of Tehran and has been involved in community art and developmental projects since 2005 in Tehran and Toronto.

Aitak runs a non-profit organization who helps and support new Canadians in the arts in Toronto:

Airsa Professional Development for New Canadians in the Arts