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tahamtan aminian
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Tahamtan Aminian
Born on March 27th, 1976, In Tehran, Iran
Working as graphic designer, art and creative director since 1997

Trained under supervision of Master Majid Balouch in “Chap Atelier” design studio, from 1992 to 1995
Graduated in Graphic design, Soureh University of art, 1997
Graduated “Creative Performance” course, held by the German company “Idea Management”, by Master Ralf Langwost, 2007

Teaching History
University lecturer & runner of the “Creativity in Advertising” workshop, since 2008


Member of Iranian graphic designer’s society (IGDS) since 2001
Member & Co founder of “Fellow-Rider” group, 2005
Member of the board of Iranian graphic designer’s society (IGDS), 2009 to 2011

Professional Background
Graphic Designer of “Eshareh” advertising agency, from 1999 to 2002
Art director of “Eshareh" advertising agency, from 2002 to 2008
Exhibitor & Art director of “Poster for Poster” exhibition, 2006
Founder of Tahmtan Aminian graphic design & advertising studio, 2008
Member of first Iran graphic design week planning committee, 2008
Secretary general and policy committee member of the first "Silver Cypress", 2010
Participant of all Iran's biennials of graphic design and more than 30 International group exhibitions, since 2000
Published works of art in more than 40 national & international catalogues
Introduced and interviewed by 2+ 3D, Polish professional design magazine, 2004
Participant in “Design of Descent”, chosen by Milton Glaser, 2005
Introduced & interviewed by Lino magazine, Australian art magazine, 2006
Introduced by 360^ magazine, China, 2008
Introduced by Neshan magazine, Iran, 2012

Icograda excellent award in the 8th Tehran international poster biennial, 2004
Honorable mention in the 8th international poster biennial of Mexico, 2004
First Prize in the 1st international biennial of Islamic world poster, 2004
Honor diploma of world Olympiad urban design, the 9th contemporary Iranian graphic design biennial, 2007
The Morteza Momayez grand prize, the 9th contemporary Iranian graphic design biennial, 2007
"Silver Cypress" for the best advertising campaign, 2011

Persian Biography
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