This is Farhad Rad
Welcome To My Visual World
Love inspires My Art
My missions are
Lines, Forms, Act, Dance, stories and Words are my tools
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I was born in Tehran in 1957 and emigrated to the Netherlands in 1986
I studied in Fine Arts as well as in Theater. My carrier in both lines is started in 1974
Painting, FARA TEKAN and films are my main passions.
As an independent cartoonist and illustrator, I work for many different Dutch and other European publishers, such as Rotterdams Dagblad, Vrij Nederland, Trouw, Vice versa, Algemeen Dagblad, IDFA, de Helling, Vluchtelingen magazine, ICT, Il Manifesto, Stern, Nebelspalter, Don Quichot, la Voce, Zone 5300, Compateble magazine, Cartoonmovement, and …
My work has been exhibited in more than 70 solo and group exhibitions around the world
and has been awarded in the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, and Bulgaria.