Mostafa Keyhani was born in Iran in 1954 and is a Canadian citizen presently residing in Canada. It was during his years as a secondary school student that he was encouraged by one of his teachers to pursue his artistic talents. As a result, the artist became completely devoted to painting.
After receiving a diploma in biology and anatomy, Keyhani studied art at Dusseldorf University. Upon complettion of his studies, he then spent seven yers traveling Germany and France, all the while developing his technique and style. It is typical of Keyhani's paintings to convey the lively spirit of street scenes, scenic landscapes and the beauty of floral still life. His brilliance with color and energetic compositions enchant the viewer.
Keyhani's works are featured in galleries and in numerous important collections in France, Germany, Canada and the United States. his work is on display in the permanent collection of the Canadian Parliament Buildings and the collection of St. Michael's Collage Cochester, Lamont, USA.
Mostafa Keyhani is a member of the Salmagundi Club, Signature member of Oil Painters of America, Tuscan Plein Air Painters Socety and the Laguna Plein Air Painteres Association.
Mr. Keyhani has become a prominent artist who has been painting for over 25 yeras. Hundreds of his paintings are in both private and corporate collections worldwide.