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 TV4 in 12 years. As creative director he runs his own Design Studio and teaches motion graphics at The College of Art & Design Nyckelviksskolan, Stockholm.                                        

He is a member of  Swedish Artists Association, Swedish Center of Photography, International Urban Sketchers and juried member of 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.                    

Latest exhibitions in Italy: 
– ”The Red Line” video installation, Volterra Detroit Foundation, Volterra 2018
– ”Paradiso Doppioesposto” photographs, Kromia Galley, Naples 2018
– ”Windows 2 My Heart” watercolors, Turazza Municipal House, Volterra 2017
– ”Paradise Doublyexposed” photographs, Pinacoteca Art Museum, Volterra 2016

 

Related links:

Selected watercolors / Flickr

Graphic Design / Maj Studio

Watercolor School / IL PUNTO