- Founder & Director / Mitra Shahsavand Design Studio
Mitra works at her eponymous brand design boutique in Tehran. She usually starts her brand design projects with writing a story for each brand and the whole design and copy concept derives from the heart of this story. She graduated from Tehran University ‘The College of Fine Arts’ in Graphic Design and moved to London to study ‘Typographic Design & Graphic Communication’ at London College of Communication. Later, she obtained a postgraduate degree in ‘Mass Communication/Media Studies’ from University of Leicester. In recent years she has lectured at the University of Tehran ‘The College of Fine Arts’ and Vije School of Visual Communications. She Started professional branding experience in 1998 in London and since then has worked on various design projects for international brands. In 2011, she moved back to Iran, and handled large-scaled branding design projects for local clients. Mitra has Participated in jury panels and lectured as the guest speaker in events such as TEDx Tehran, Iranian Designers Conference and Ads Talk. Her work has been awarded in festivals such as New York Ferstivals and Gerety.