Majid Modir, visual artist and graphic designer was born 1961 in Iran. After living and working for 30 years in Sweden (1986-2016), he recently moved to Volterra, Italy.
He graduated with Master Fine Art in graphic design & illustration (1994), and history of photography & video art (2012) at University of Art, Craft & Design KONSTFACK, Stockholm. Has been working as Art Director in Swedish TV-Channel 4 in 12 years. As creative director he runs his own design studio and teaches motion graphics at The College of Design BECKMANS, Stockholm.
He is a member of the Swedish Artists Association, Swedish Center of Photography, The International Urban Sketchers and juried member of The European Broadcast Design Award (BDA & Promax). He has won multiple awards with prizes and has been showing his work in a number of solo and group exhibitions in Scandinavian countries over the last 30 years.