Currently lives in France
Payam Mofidi is an Iranian contemporary artist who was born in May, 1980 in Tehran. He has studied graphic design in Azad university (Art and Architecture) in Tehran and then he continued his education in animation in school of arts (l’Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs) in Paris. He has started his professional career after he finished his studies and currently he is busy with making short film animations and experiencing new methods in the creation of them.
There was a presentation of his recent animation, poeticide (Shaer Koshi) in many different festivals world-wide such as Festival « Temps d’images » in France. French animation festival in the Franco-Japanese Institute/Yokohama. Projection in the Short Films Evening, Prague. Projection in the short film evening “Iran Vs …” Istanbul.