Taha Heydari, Shooting the Edge 2017, Acrylic on Canvas, 108 x 84 Inches
Taha Heydari, was born in Tehran, Iran in 1986. He now lives and works in Baltimore. He received an MFA in painting from the Maryland Institute college of Art, Baltimore and a BFA in Painting from the Art University of Tehran. His 2017 painting, Shooting the Edge, depicts a pixelated explosion from the point-of-view of a first-person-shooter video game.