Leila Delfan
Visual Artist |Muralist
Tehran / Iran
+989125798809
Leiladelfan@yahoo.com
leiladelfan.com

Summary:

• More than eight years of experience as a professional visual artist, and 18 years of specialized experience in urban arts.
• Founder and director of the of D.L. Mural Group.
• Skilled in Visual Art (Painting, Mural Painting, Drawing, Illustration and Caricature, Digital Painting, Motion Painting and Sculpture.
• Skilled in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects) and Corel Painter.
• 10 years of work experience with the governmental organizations such as the Tehran Beautification Organization, Isfahan Beautification Organization, the National Federation of Sailing, the National Federation of Football and some Non-governmental companies such as the Shiveh Sazan Interior Designers.
• Successful lead teams and management of urban arts and interior wall design projects.
Education:
The University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran,
M.Sc., in painting, 2009 – 2012
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran
B.Sc., in painting, 2004 – 2009

Membership Experience:
• Member of Association of Iranian Painters(AIP).
• Member of Iranian Scientific Association of Visual Arts of Iran.
• Member of Institute for Promotion of Contemporary Visual Art of Iran.
Urban Arts Experiences:
2019

• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Cycle of Life mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Hamedan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.simasabz.hamedan.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Portrait No.3 mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Hamedan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.simasabz.hamedan.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Portrait No.2 mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Hamedan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.simasabz.hamedan.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of five selected mural from the group at the Second National Festival of Urban Arts: “Small Walls of My City” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | in www.zibasazi.ir
• Management and of the D.L Mural Group, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of two selected mural from the group at the Second National Festival of Urban Arts: “Spring House” – Mashhad Beautification Organization | Iran | www.art.mashhad.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Martyr No.1 mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
2018
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of four selected mural from the group at the First National Festival of Urban Arts: “Ravian Issar” – Hamedan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.simasabz.hamedan.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of four selected mural from the group at the First National Festival of Urban Arts: “Shahr Negar” – Qom Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasaziqom.com
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of two selected mural from the group at the First National Festival of Urban Arts: “Small Walls of My City” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir

2017

• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Continuity mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in mural projects for schools, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Designing mural for Isfahan province – ordered by the Mural Department – Isfahan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.isfahan.ir
2016

• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of six selected mural from the group at the National Mural Festival: “Tehran, city of murals” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of four selected mural from the group at the National Mural Festival: “The Kind Moon” (for beginning of the new school year) – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Baharestan Gardens mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Advertising Department- Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Chenarestan Garden mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Advertising Department- Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Restoration of murals of the Enghelab street in Tehran city – ordered by the Mural Department – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process of Shahr-e-Farang concrete structures (volume) Group – Ordered by the Advertising Department- Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Historical Events of Baharestan Square mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Advertising Department- Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
2015

• Designer and collaboration with the D.L. Mural Group members in implementation process of a sculpture at the National Mural Festival: “Baharestan” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Member of Advising and Supervisor of Mural designs department of Baharestan Events at the National Mural Festival: “Baharestan” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Designing mural for Isfahan province – ordered by the Mural Department – Isfahan Beautification Organization | Iran | www.isfahan.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Descent mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Mural Department- Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Memorial mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Shahed mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process at the Third National Mural Biennial – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Shahedan mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process at the Third National Mural Biennial – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir

2014

• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Green Movement mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process at the private mural call of the Mural Department – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
2013

• Management of the D.L Mural Group in Return mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process at the Second National Mural Biennial – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Praise mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Municipality of Neka City – Mazandaran | Iran | www. neka.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The My Children mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Municipality of Neka City – Mazandaran | Iran | www. neka.ir
• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Nostalgia mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process – Ordered by the Municipality of Neka City – Mazandaran | Iran | www. neka.ir

2012

• Management of the D.L Mural Group in The Spring Color mural project, and collaboration with the team members in the design and implementation process at the National Mural Festival: “Greeting Nowruz” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | www.zibasazi.ir

Visual Art Experiences:
• Design of invitation card for the Taborta Museum of Argentina at the 20th International Comedy Festival of Argentina – 2015
• Design of poster, brochure, catalogue, federation logo for The Advertising and Publication Departments of the Federation of Canoeing, Rowing & Sailing Federation – 2012 to 2014
• Design of poster, brochure, catalogue, federation logo for The Advertising and Publication Departments of the Federation of Football – 2013 to 2015
• Collaboration with the Shiveh Sazan Interior Designers – 2016 to present

Honors and Awards:
• Selected to design and panting an egg at Nowruz egg painting festival “Baharestan” | Iran | 2017
• Selection and execution of the work at the National Mural Festival “Tehran, City of Murals” | Iran | 2016
• Selection and performance of the work at the National Mural Festival “Kind Moon” for the beginning of the new school year | Iran | 2016
• Selection and execution of the sculpture at the National Festival of Urabn Arts “Baharestan” | Iran | 2015
• Introducing a mural called “Remembrance” in the international newspaper “Elpaci” | Spain | 2016
• Selection and execution of paintings in the colorful eggs section of the National Festival of Urban Arts “Baharestan” | Iran | 2014
• Ranked 2nd in the third national mural biennial “Shahedan-e-Shahr”, and receive an honorary diploma | Iran | 2014
• Selected to design and panting an egg at Nowruz egg painting festival “Baharestan” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | 2014
• Selected to design and panting an egg at Nowruz egg painting festival “Baharestan” | Iran | 2013
• Ranked 2nd in the in the second national mural biennial | Iran | 2012
• Selection and execution of the work at the National Mural Festival “Greeting Nowruz” – Tehran Beautification Organization | Iran | 2012
• Introduction and publication of caricature works in the international caricature monthly magazine “Keyhan Caricature” | Iran | 2010
• Honored in the portrait section of the National Iranian Youth Art Festival | Iran | 2010
• Appreciated in the National Caricature Festival “Discrimination” | Iran | 2009
• Selection and publication of the work in the second national biennial of contemporary design of Imam Ali Museum | Iran | 2008
• Top student of painting at The Ferdowsi Mashhad University In 2007 and 2006
Languages
Persian | English

Portfolio:
Leiladelfan.com/project