Born in 1959 in Zanjan, Iran
Ali Zakeri holds an MA in painting from Tarbiat Modares University. He is an associate at Iran Painters Association and teaches at the University of Tehran College of Fine Arts and other higher education institutes. Zakeri’s works have been awarded at several art festivals including the First Biennale of Iranian Painters, Iranian Landscape Painters Festival and the First Winter Illustration Festival (Imagination and Dream).
Ali Zakeri has had 18 solo exhibitions and 80 group shows with various themes both at home and abroad. His works are largely figurative, focusing first and foremost on the nature of every object and phenomenon.
Ali Zakeri views and narrates nature in his own personal language