About

PARISA TASHAKORI

Graphic Designer & Art Director

Iran | USA

BA & MA in Graphic Design from Azad University of Tehran

Member of the Iranian Graphic Designers Society

(member of the Board from 2012 to 2015)

Member of the Boulder Art Association (BAA) 

https://fa.wikipedia.org/wiki

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Azad Art and Architecture University of Tehran

Iran TV and Broadcasting University, Main branch in Tehran

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Art Director, Parisa Tashakori Studio, 2008-present

Art Director, Mideast Solution Web and Interactive Agency, Tehran, 2007-2008

Designer and Art Director, Daarvag International Advertising Agency, Tehran, 2001-2007

Graphic Designer, Vije Advertising Agency, Tehran, 1997-2001

 

HOLDING EXHIBITIONS & WORKSHOPS

3 days Workshop with the title of Joy of design and lecture in La Paz, Bolivia, 2017

Workshop and lecture on the occasion of International Day of Peace in Oklahoma State University, USA, 2017

Lecture + Workshop with the theme of ALL based on Persian typefaces in Missouri state university USA, 2017

Beyond limitation, Lecture in Taiwan Postal Museum, Taipei, 2016

Poland Graphic Design Week in Tehran with the collaboration of Rene Wawrzkiewicz, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Arts and Lajevardi Foundation, 2016

Social Issues Poster Workshop, Hsing Wu University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015

Tehran-Taipei Collective Poster Exhibition, co-curated with Brad Tzuo, Hsing Wu University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015

Child Abuse Poster Workshop, UNLA University of Morelia, Mexico, 2014

Creativity in Book Cover Design Workshop, University of Rassam, Karaj, Iran, 2014

Lecture on Iran in Teatro José María Morelos, Morelia, Mexico, 2014

Vitrine: A Historical Exhibition of Iranian book cover designs, co-curated with Majid Kashani, Tehran, Iran, 2014

2nd IGDS Museum Exhibition: Selection of old Iranian theatre posters (secretary), Tehran, 2013

Graphics with Book Flavor Workshop and Solo Exhibition of book cover designs, Lahijan, Iran 2012

Workshops of Fallindesign Studio from Russia and Pekka Loiri from Finland (coordinator), Tehran, Iran, 2012

Divarkoob Collective Poster Exhibition in 5 cities, co-curated with Amirhosein Ghoochibeik, 2011

The 5th Generation Collective Poster Exhibition, co-curated with Mehdi Saeedi, 2006

 

AWARDS

Honorary Diploma in the 3rd COW!!! International Design and Illustration Festival, Ukraine, 2007

Third prize in the 10th Ekoplagat’05 International Poster Triennial, Slovakia, 2005

Honorary Diploma in the logotype exhibition of Tandis Visual Arts Biweekly, Iran, 2004

Third prize in the 8th Tehran International Poster Biennial, Iran, 2004

Honorary Diploma in the 5th International Ecoposter Triennial of Ukraine, 4th Block, 2003

Prizewinning in the graphics section of the first exhibition of Material Recycling, Tehran, 2002

 

JURY MEMBERSHIP

Jury member of the international poster biennial of Bolivia, La Paz 2017

Chairman of the jury members of Lahti International Poster Triennial 2017, Finland, 2017

Annual International Contest “Mut zur Wut”, Germany, 2017

Annual Student Show of the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), USA, 2017

Posterfortomorrow, Annual International contest, 2010 & 2016

Samsun International Poster Competition, Turkey, 2016

The 13th International Poster Biennial in Mexico, 2014

The 2nd and 3rd International Segunda Llamada Poster Contest, Mexico, 2014, 2011

The 2nd Annual IGDS Exhibition, Silver Cypress, Tehran, Iran, 2011

A Friend Near Here: Disabled Children’s Greeting Card Competition, Tehran, Iran, 2010

Once Upon a Time Annual Book Cover Competition, Tehran, Iran, 2010

The 2nd International Anti-AIDS Poster and Animation Competition, Kharkov, Ukraine, 2007

5th Generation Iranian Graphic Designers Poster Exhibition, Tehran, Iran, 2006

 

SOME EXHIBITIONS

“Freedom Manifesto” International Poster Invitational Exhibition (Humanity on the move) in Rome, Italy, 2017

The 20th biennial Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition in Fort Collins, USA, 2017

Solo exhibition in “BRICK CITY GALLERY” of Missouri State University, USA, 2017

“Beyond” Invitational Poster Show of the Taiwan Poster Design Association (TPDA),Taipei, 2016

“Women’s Eyes” exhibition, Social design through the looking glass of female designers,Taipei, 2016

505050 exhibition, on the occasion of 50th Anniversary of International Poster Biennale in Warsaw, Poland, 2016

National Low-carbon Day, International Poster Invitational Exhibition in China, Zhongshan, 2016

Invitational Poster Exhibition of the 25th Anniversary of Poster Biennial of Mexico (BICM), 2016

Invitational Poster Exhibition of the Right to Decide, Institute for the Visual Arts in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, 2015

No Word Posters Book Project (invited by Armando Milani), Italy, 2015

Questioning Bomb Invitational Poster Exhibition, University of Maryland, USA, 2015

The Biennial of Poster Bolivia (BICeBe), 2015, 2013

4th Block Poster Exhibition, Kharkov, Ukraine, 2014, 2006, 2003

Invitational Poster Show of the Sarajevo 100 Project, 2014

The 6th Moscow International Biennial of Graphic Design Golden Bee, Russia, 2014, 2012, 2004

The 12th International Triennial of the Political Poster Show (Le Manege), Belgium, 2012

A Colorful Day Poster Exhibition, Tehran, 2010

The 1st and 2nd Graphic Imperative International Poster Exhibition, Boston, USA, 2010, 2005

Iranian Poster Exhibition in Towson University, Maryland, USA, 2009

Good 50x 70, Selected Posters of Social Issues, Milan, 2008, 2007

The 10th International Biennial of the Poster, Mexico, 2008

The 3rd COW!!! International Design and Illustration Festival, Ukraine, 2007

The 1st International Biennial of Anti-AIDS Posters, Kharkov, Ukraine, 2006

The 10th Ekoplagat’05 International Poster Triennial, Zilinia, Slovakia, 2005

The 15th International Poster Competition of Lahti, Finland, 2005

Iranian Cries Poster Exhibition, Belgium, 2004

The 15th International Poster Competition, Chaumont, France, 2004

The 19th International Poster Biennial in Warsaw, Poland, 2004

 

PUBLISHED WORKS

Introductions in international websites, books, and magazine such as Neshan, Tandis, Tasvir, Hamshahri Javan, Kak, Varoom, Design 360, 2+3D, Etapes, Adobe Magazine, Arabesque 2, etc.