Hifa Farah has received her Master's of Arts degree in Art from California State
University, Northridge, her Bachelor of Arts degree in Textile Design from The
College of Art and Design in Toronto, and her Associate of Arts degree in Interior
Design from College of Construction and Interior Design in Tehran. She had the
to learn the art of illumination under the guidance and supervision of one of
teachers of Persian art of Illumination, Mr. Bagheri in Iran.
Since 1982, she has participated at group shows and has had several successful
solo shows in Iran, Canada, Australia and the United States. During the "Invitation
and 89a festival of the human Spirit at Bishop University and at London
Canadashe became convinced of the importance of the functional and creative
of art in life. As an artist and art student during studying art Hifa designed,
and coordinated art instructions of different art forms in the area of Surface
Decorative Design and Fin Art in both Traditional and Contemporary Art. In addition
to modern art and abstract design, her art work has been influenced by Persian
The messages and the images that are manifested in her poems and in her abstract
designs are a way to explore and convey her feelings and stories. Art is the
of her soul and she believes in the spiritual impact of art. In her view, art
compared to an instrument to play the song of harmony, love and unity in diversity.
Above all, art can bring harmony and peace to humanity.