Elham Bayati, received her MFA from Columbus College of Art and Design, and earned her BFA and MA from Tehran University of Art. She was professor of Fine Arts in Tehran-Iran for around 7 years. She has worked in Fine Arts since 1999. Her professional practice is working about a combination of cultures from women in middle east and west world. Her main concentration is on Patterns, Drawing, Collage and Silk-screen printing and she is one of the core members of Phenix Rising printing lab in Columbus-Ohio.
She participated in a lot of group painting exhibitions in different countries. She was one of the artists of the exhibition in Akron Museum of Art (More is More), which introduced contemporary artists in 2021.
Elham Bayati has been an adjunct faculty since Spring-2022 at Columbus College of Art & Design and has taught Figure Drawing class. She has been awarded first place from Ohio art-league in the fall juried exhibition in 2018. You can learn more about her and her art works at: www.elhambayati.com as well as follow her Instagram @elybayati for more.