Nushin Nazari

Nushin Nazari was born in Tehran, Iran. She got her bachelor of arts in graphic design from Tehran, where she also worked as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer. She moved to New York City in 2011 and received a master of fine arts from City University of New York Queens College with a focus on studio arts in 2016. She currently works as a ceramic artist in Brickhouse studio in Queens. She still continues to make illustrations and drawing. Her works have been exhibited in Iran and the US. In the last two years, she has been working with various New York City public schools as a part of CASA (Cultural After School Adventures) program, teaching to elementary school students various forms of visual arts such as drawing, painting, sculpture, and ceramics. Her classes consist of hands-on projects leading to exhibitions at the end of each semester. Some of the works by children have been also presented in Queens College museum. She is also very interested in working with pre-school children. She has been with Pardis for children since 2016.