Maedeh Asgharpour is a graphic designer, visual artist, and illustrator with more than ten years of experience in design, brand identity, advertising media, poster and brochure design, and photography. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Practice from the School of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication (ATEC) at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), USA.
Apart from her experience in creating illustrations and designing posters, billboards, logos, and catalogs for several magazines , companies, and events, her works have been featured and won awards at national and international festivals and exhibitions. She won the first and the second prizes in POP-UP Locker Exhibition, “Freedom of expression” in UTD and the best Graphic Art, ‘2020 HINDSIGHT’ at the 6th annual Persian Art Exhibition, Irving Art Association in Texas. Her work was selected as one of the top 10 finalists in “IV International skylight prize illustration, SkyLight 2017”, in Colombia. Recently, she participated in a novel sculpture installation by the ATEC LightSquad from The University of Texas at Dallas installed at the Eisemann Center in Richardson, Texas. Her works have been shown in several solo and group exhibitions in different countries including the United States, Iran, France, and Colombia. She has illustrated children’s books and magazines and her works were published in Graphic Wood Book by Rasm publications. Maedeh Asgharpour also holds a Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design. She is currently an adjunct lecturer at the University of Texas at Dallas. She has the experience of teaching Design, Illustration, Ceramic, and many other art courses.