2017 imagine the future symposium ARTISTs

Rashin KheiriyehRashin Kheiriyeh

Rashin Kheiriyeh is an Iranian-American author/illustrator, graphic designer, animation director and painter who has published 65 children’s books in 12 countries. She has received 50 national and international awards for the books and animations, including winner of 2017 Sendak Fellow Award, New York. She studied graphic design in Tehran and New York, and also, received an Honorary Doctorate Degree in visual art from Iran. Currently, she is teaching in the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Maryland. Rashin illustrates for the New York Times, Scholastic, and Simon & Schuster.