Assistant Art Teacher
Iranshid Ghadimi, Elementary School Assistant Art Teacher, Prospect Sierra in 2014 with more than a decade of involvement in children’s art education. She was born in Tehran, Iran where she attended the Behzad School of Fine Arts. Revolution, war and motherhood changed the direction of Iranshid’s life and in 1985 spurred her move to the United States. She received her BFA in painting from San Francisco Art Institute and her MFA from Mills College in Oakland. She hosts a summer art camp at her home in Oakland’s Glenview neighborhood, and continues to be inspired by the creative minds of the children she works with. She finds joy in her daily practice of meditation and Qi Gong.