Education

• Anticipated 4/2018, Art Center College of Design (Graphic Design) MFA / Pasadena, CA
• 2008, Completed Designing Courses at Ghobad Shiva Cultural and Art Institute
• 2004, Enqelab Art University (Graphic Design) BFA / Tehran, Iran
• 2000, Fine Arts School (Graphic Design) Diploma / Tehran, Iran

Professional Experiences

– Graphic Designer / 2015
Paper Source Converting. Los Angeles – CA

– Graphic Designer / 2014
CEC, Community Education Center. Pasadena – CA

– Art Director / 2013
Clean Earth Project, ordered by Tehran Municipality
• Illustrated storyboard and Layout

Typographer / 2011
Noqteh Cultural and Art Magazine. Tehran, Iran
• Designed logo and layout

– Graphic Designer / 2011
30 Years of Cinema Iran in Can Film Festival, France

– Typographer / 2010
Newspaper. Tehran, Iran
•  Layout
•  Illustration
Every week on Mondays I had one topic to layout a spread page.

– Title Designer / 2009
TV Programs and Documentaries.

– Creative Art Director and Graphic Designer / 2008
Goshta Chain Restaurant. Tehran, Iran
•  Designed a new Brand Identity
•  Created a Logo, stationary System
• Designed Billboard

Academic Projects

Art Center College of Design
“Erotes”                       Spring 2017
• Created a new brand identity
• Designed logo, Stationary System, Poster, Website, Animation and Bible
          Actually, the goal for this project was rebranding a brothel like Chicken Ranch, to attract new audiences. However, I tried to make it more than a brothel.
In this company not only men can visit women but also women, gays and lesbian are able to choose their favorite person. 

Art Center College of Design
“Bank of America”      Fall 2016
– Created new brand attributes and generated idea, for a campaign that conveys feelings of friendliness, creativeness, and reliability.
• Designed Logo and Stationary System
• Poster
• Package

Achievements

2018: Bank of America’s Poster will publish in Graphic Magazine
2016: Scholarship from Art Center College of Design
2013: Member of Iranian Graphic Designers Society (IGDS)
2008: Nominated Poster as “The Year’s Image” in Iran.
2000: Typography Competition in Museum of contemporary Art in Tehran. (Bronze Medal)
1998: Publishing Some Works in the Typography Book for Iranian Art Schools.

Exhibitions

2015: ISPB Lublin / International Poster / Poland (The end of World war 2)
2015: IPT Poster competition Japan. (DEATH)
2015: Cow international design festival. Ukraine
2015: Adelaide Fringe Poster Competition (Walk on the wild side). Australia
2015: International triennial of ECO-Poser (Inferno). Ukraine & Italy.
2014: Netherland Poster Bienal ( POET )
2000: Typography competition in Museum of contemporary Art in Tehran-Iran

Software Skills  

• Indesign
• Illustrator
• Photoshop
• After effects
• HTML & CSS
• Cinema 4D

Design Skills  

• Branding
• Typography
• Logo
• Poster
• Illustration
• Motion
• UI & UX