Mohsen Hazrati**

Artist, Curator

Shiraz, Iran

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Mohsen Hazrati graduated in 2012 with a BA in graphic design from Shiraz Art Institute of Higher Education, minoring in new media and digital art, where he was also acted as a teachers’ asistant. His works focus on digital culture, new-aesthetic and the integration of these two issues into the Shirazi culture and have been exhibited in The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale, Babycastles Gallery – New York, and Matchbox Gallery – Texas, etc. Since 2013, in collaboration with Milad Forouzande, he has been the co-founder and curator of “Dar-Al-Hokoomeh Project”; a new media art project and activity based in Shiraz,Iran. In 2016, Mohsen began lecturing as an assistant professor in his alma mater, teaching Digital Aesthetics and VFX courses. In 2017, Mohsen was invited as one of the guest speakers on the “Mollasadra St” episode of TEDx video series.