Born in Isfahan Iran In 1980, Nasim spent her elementary school and childhood in Genova Italy, in an artistic ambiance and full of inspiration.


In 2003 she earned a Bachelor's degree in Visual Communication from the American University of Sharjah, UAE and headed to the United States to complete her masters degree in illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

After five years of teaching art and design at Zayed  University in Dubai, she is finally in Toronto, living her Canadian artistic dream. Constantly looking for ideas and inspirations to create narratives and stories to illustrate,she is currently a  sessional faculty at OCAD university in Toronto, member of the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators and works as a freelance illustrator and art Instructor at the Winged Canvas Art Hub and Richmond hill school of Art in Ontario.


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Art and design by Nasim Abaeian   © 2016