Morteza Zahedi was born on March 31, 1978 in Rasht, one of the most charming northern cities of Iran, he lives and works in Tehran nowadays. He graduated from Graphic School in 1995 and B.A in Painting / Graduated from Art and Architecture College in Tehran in 2001. His works have been on solo exhibitions in many countries. He is also the fine illustrator of several children’s books that have been translated into more than 5 languages. At the Bologna Book Fair, his illustrations have been exhibited in 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2009. He taught illustration at personal studio in Tehran of 2005 till now.