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Shirin Shakhesi

Animator and Illustrator

Shirin is an Iranian-Australian animator and illustrator. She works across a variety of media including digital painting and video animation.

Her body of work conveys themes of collective memories and visually encapsulates a vast range of cultural influence, Persian literature, issues in modern cultures, and philosophical allusions. She reaches her visual goals by combining different art forms and seeking new means of expression through those established mediums. She recently graduated from a bachelor of fine art in animation.

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