Hossein Bakhtari

07.11.2012 in08:32 in Documentary -->


Born in 1976 Hossein Bakhtari grew up in Ahwaz and only left his hometown to go to the Azad University of Kerman to study mechanical engineering. During his college years he studied sketching with one of Kerman’s great teachers, Hossein Norouzi and thus began his art education. The following years were spent in the academic study of art through which he delved into not only painting but photography as well. Bakhtari expresses himself through his passion for color which he uses in utmost intensity. It is through this use of color that he expresses his unique understanding of distorted the comedy that depicts the reality hidden behind the deceiving display of happiness in contemporary man. Hossein Bakhtari is presently living and working in Iran.