EDUCATION

     MFA in Visual Art, Major in Drawing 

     School of Visual Art and Design

     University of South Carolina

     January 2019 – present (In Progress)

 

     Bachelor of Art in Graphic Design 

     School of Visual Art and Design

     Marlik Institute of Higher Education

     February 2007 – June 2012 (Completed)

HONORS AND AWARDS 

2021

    Directors Award, in photography Competition, The In Art Gallery, Website

2020

    Ranked 4th, in photography Competition, The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE)Art Contest:        Colors of Science, Unites States

2018
     Ranked 2nd, in Nationwide Book Cover Design Competition, “Hidden Contempt, the Pull of a Specious

     Paradise” by Celeste Shirecliffe, Unites States

2016

    Ranked 2nd, in Contemporary Art and Nature Festival at Millad tower, Iran

2015

     Ranked 3rd, in Contemporary Art and Audiences Festival, “Bhola Forest Breathes,” Iran 

2004--2005

     Ranked 1st, in Oil Painting Competition, Besat High School, Iran

     Ranked 1st, in Carpet Design Competition, Besat High School, Iran

2003--2004

     Ranked 1st, in town level in Black and White Photography, Art and Culture Competitions, Iran

     Ranked 3rd, in Mazandaran Province in Photography, 16th Festival of Art and Culture, Iran

2002--2003

     Ranked 1st, in Graphic Design Student Competition, 21st Festival of Art and Culture, Iran

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2021

     Participated in a Global Digital Collective Artwork composed of individual artworks were showcased on a billboard in the streets of Manhattan, Expo Metro Group, Manhattan, NY

     Online Group Exhibition, photography, The In Art Gallery, Website

     Online Group Exhibition, Ceramic, The In Art Gallery, Website 

     Group Exhibition, 66th Annual juried student exhibition, Mac Master Gallery, Columbia, SC 

     Group Exhibition, Across borders: contemporary artists explore migration and displacement, High Point University,             High Point, NC.

2020  

     Group Exhibition, Avant-garde, Passage Gallery, Columbia, SC 

     Online Group Exhibition, Colors of Science, The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE), Website​

2016

     Group Exhibition, Art and Nature, Milad tower, Tehran, Iran

2015

     Group Exhibition, Bhola Forest Breathes, Contemporary Art and Audiences Festival, Mazandaran, Iran