I was born and grew up in Tehran-Iran. After I got my PhD in Polymer-Chemistry, and working as a research scientist at the University of Oslo (Norway) for couple of years, I decided to pursue my childhood dream. Following my passion for art, I enrolled in the undergraduate Painting/Drawing program at California College of the Arts (CCA) in 2013. I graduated in May 2016 and now, painting and designing is one of the most delightful part of my everyday life! 


BFA-Painting/Drawing, California College of the Arts (CCA)

PhD-Polymer Chemistry, University of Oslo (UiO)

MSc-Chemistry, University of Oslo

BSc-Polymer Engineering, Tehran Polytechnic


Clyde & Co Art Award, Selected Artist, The Community Art Project (2016)

All Fine Arts-College Honors and Scholarship Award, CCA (2015)



 "Alma Mater", Hubbell Street Galleries, San Francisco, CA (https://www.cca.edu/newsroom/cca-celebrates-opening-alma-mater-methods/)

 Exhibition at Netra Art Studio, Foster City, CA


“THE CALL”, MENA Exhibition, Oakland Musuem of California, Oakland, CA

“The Community Art Project”, Hang Art, Clyde&Co, San Francisco, CA, 2016-2017

“MEET THEM”, MENA Exhibition, Hubble Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA


“The Community Art Project”, Hang Art, Clyde&Co, San Francisco, CA

“Art-in-Neighborhoods Exhibition”, The Marker Hotel, San Francisco, CA

“Definite Infinity” (BFA Senior Exhibition), Campus Center Galleries, CCA, SF, CA

“Bridges”, Campus Center Galleries, CCA, San Francisco, CA


“Morphology Observation of Paint Top Surface”, AICAD Symposium, Exploring Science in the [Art + Design] Studio: Poster presentation, CCA, SF, CA

“Ánimas Vivas”, Hayward Area Historical Museum, Hayward, CA

“Honeycomb”, College Avenue Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA

“Fine Arts All-College Honors & Scholarship Awards Exhibition”, CCA, San Francisco, CA


“Risky Business: First Year Exhibition 2014”, Oliver Art Centre, Oakland, CCA, CA

“Skalenos”, College Avenue Galleries, Oakland, CCA, CA


“Waste Land Exhibition”, College Avenue Galleries, Oakland, CCA, CA

“The New Look: 2013 New Student Exhibition”, College Avenue Galleries, Oakland, CCA, CA


“Flowers”, National Art Exhibition, Tehran-Iran

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