Born in 1977, he graduated with a degree in Painting from Tehran’s Azad University. Ever since 1990, he has been active as a cartoonist and caricaturist in several Iranian publications such as GolAgha and Keyhan Caricature, Zan Newspaper, Nowjavan Soroush, Roshd e Nowjavan, Nowrooz Newspaper, Aftabgardan Newspaper, Eghbal Newspaper and the weekly Chelcheragh. He has also been in charge of the art directing Zanan e Farda, Aroos e Honar, Danesh e Yoga, Today he is one of the most active directors, working in the field of Iranian Animation and producing many works in this field.
In the field of Animation and film:
• Direction of more than ten advertising teasers • Direction and production of fifty minutes of conceptual and cultural short films for Saba Centre in Tehran • Direction and production of fifty minutes of short film about ‘books” for Saba Center. • Direction and design of the short animation entitled;“Good, Bad, Love’ • Direction of a three hours long documentary film about Iranian Archeological artifacts. • Direction and production of animations about social subjects for the field of arts. • The design of the storyboard for the movie “ Day and Night” with direction of Omid Bonakdar and Keyvan AliMohammadi. • The design of the storyboard for the film “Wooden Bridge” by the direction of Mehdi Karampour.
In the field of Book publication:
• The comic strip collection entitled “The adventures of Dolmeh; Dolmeh he who didn’t want to stay Dolmeh”, 1999, Golagha Publications. • The comic strip collection entitled “Sandwich”, 2004, Aftabgardan Publications. • The comic strip collection entitled “GharoGhambl”, 2006, Rowzaneh Publications. • The cartoon collection entitled “Stories of an Island”, 2007, Rowzaneh Publications. • The caricature collection entitled “The politicians…” 2010, Rowzaneh Publications. • The comic strip book entitled: “I am a calf”, 2011, Mosallas Publications • The book of cartoons for Press entitled “Dodar”, 2012, Rowzaneh Publications. • Collection of Cartoon and comic strip entitled “ Shahr e Hert”, 2013, Mosallas Publications.
• Winner of the International festival; “Tehran Water”. • Winner of the festival; “Tehran’s Blue Sky”. • Winner of the Press festival, 1999. • Second prize winner Urban press, 2006. • Third prize winner of the international festival “dialogue between civilizations”, 2003. • Winner of best short animation in the City Jokes festival, 2006. • Gold prize winner as the caricaturist of the year form the Persian Cartoon website, 2007 • Winner of the prize from the grand Visual Art’s festival in China, 2007. • Winner of the Tehran’s international biennial of 2007.
f the Tehran’s international biennial of 2007.
• Solo exhibition at Silk Road Gallery in Tehran entitled “ Nasseredin Shah’s wives”, 2013. • The making of a tableau with 500 participants at Silk Road Gallery in Tehran, 2013. • Participation in several solo and group exhibitions through the years.