The Moment of Imagination


Mixed Media on Canvas

40 in x 30 in

Surreal Emotionism | b. 1989

Born in 1989, Nojan Rahimian grew up inspired by the rich and old Persian culture within Isfahan, Iran. Isfahan is a lively metropolis knownas the artistic jewel of Persia. It was there that young Nojan found himself surrounded by art and poetry and learned painting and drawing to be an expressive outlet. 

Embodying not only an artistic complex, Nojan also excelledin mathematics and graduated from the prestigious National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents (NODET). In 2012, he moved to the United States after receiving a full scholarshipto San Diego State University for higher education in Electrical Engineering.  

Throughout his years, his art has been an expression that illustrates the deepest feelings of modern human life. Experiencing both Eastern and Western culture inspired him to create the world’s illuminating pain and pleasure, and conflict of emotions, which anyonecan realize in their own moments of self-awareness.