Masoomeh Faraji

Masoomeh Faraji was born in 1982 in Tehran. She graduated from the Tehran Art and Architecture University in Iran. In London, Masoomeh has passionately stretched her design ability to fine art practice and obtained her Foundation Diploma in Art and Design from the University of the Arts London. She is an emerging feminist artist to whom being a woman has always had a profound effect on her life. She is utilising her artistic skills for expressing the challenges of growing up in the patriarchal society. In her art she set out to depict the predicament of women, particularly to the Iranian audience. Her life experience has extended her critical outlook and has made her question and challenge the situation of women in today’s world. In addition to her artistic activities she is currently an MA student in Cultural and Critical Studies developing her knowledge and understanding of current cultural and critical debates.