Born and raised in Tehran, Siavash Tohidi is an artist currently living in Lexington, Kentucky where he teaches at the University of Kentucky’s School of Art and Visual Studies. He earned his BFA in Crafts from the University of Art in Tehran, and he received his MFA in Sculpture and Expanded Practice from Ohio University School of Art+Design. He works in various media and he has exhibited his work in several national and international juried shows.
Ohio University, Athens, OH MFA studio Art, Sculpture and Expanded practice, 2012-2015
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX Graduate courses toward MFA, Ceramics, fall 2008- spring 2010
University of Art, Tehran, Iran MA, Art Studies, 2004-2008 BA, Handicrafts, 2000-2004