Iman Maleki was born in Tehran in 1976. He started painting at an early age. At the age of 15, he started painting under his one and only teacher- Morteza Katouzian who is one of the greatest realistic painter of Iran. In 1999, he graduated in graphic design from art academy of Tehran, Iran.
Since 1998, he has been participating in various art exhibitions and have established an art studio named ARA painting studio and teaching painting there. In the year 2005, Iman has received the William Bouguereau award and chairman's choice award in ARC salon competition.
His paintings shows a beautiful sense of emotion and the viewer gets attached to his paintings. His paintings have an eye catching power that engages the viewer with themselves. He is one of the most expressive and greatest realistic painter of modern times. Some of his beautiful paintings have been shown here in this post, so that you also enjoy the beauty of his paintings :)