In most simplest of the terms calligraphy means beautiful handwriting! Calligraphy is all about the flow of the brush forming a letter in one stroke. It is a kind of typography. It is an art, really, which not many could master. Playing with letters and brushes is not an easy task at all. Still, there are some calligraphy artists who have really changes this perception that calligraphy is tough. In this line we would like to introduce you to Ali Kianmehr, one of the best calligraphy painter in Iran.
Ali Kianmehr was born in Teheran in 1982. He educated in graphic design and Persian Calligraphy. He passed “Type Survey” course at Academy of Art University in 2008. His calligraphy-paintings have been featured in some exhibitions in Iran like Tehrān museum of contemporary art. Kianmehr is focusing on designing calligraphy and painting them on large canvases, and also teaching calligraphy-painting and typography in University of Tehran- Institute for Culture and Art. You could get in touch with Ali on Facebook or have a look at his website
We always like to voice out some really awesome artists on our blog. You might also like to see some of the other works of really talented artists