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Bahar MousaviHejazi
Sessional Instructor
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Area(s) of Expertise

Design Studies



MA Industrial Design, PhD–Art'study- Thesis: Persian Ornament as a Means of Communication between Persian and European Arts, a Semiotic Approach to the Works of the Pioneers of Modern Design in Britain

PhD Candidate in Higher Education, Community College Leadership Program,–OISE/U of T

Selected Publications

Persian Carpet as a Media of Communication between Iranian and European Artists: a Semiotic Approach to William Morris"Tapestries, The Journal of Humanities, University of Tarbiat Modares, Volume 13, Number 3, Tehran, 2006

Design Studies: Essays on the Role of Design in Industry, Culture and Education, Bulletin of Culture & Industry (biweekly journal of the Cultural Research Bureau), No. 18 to No. 58, Tehran, from March 2004 to September 2005 

Object and Time: a Survey of the Impact of Time on the Design of Objects, the Monthly Book of Art, No. 61 and 62, Tehran, 2004

The Influence of Persian Arts on the British Arts and Crafts Movement, Honar- Ha-Ye- Ziba (journal of the faculty of Fine Arts), No. 12, Tehran, 2003

The Aesthetical Analysis of Decorative Motifs in Iranian Metalwork, Modares Honar (analytical research quarterly journal), Vol.1, No. 2, Tehran, 2003

Design Strategies & Product Development, the newsletter of the Committee of Gas Industry, year 13, No. 133 to 140, Tehran, 2000

Professional Affiliations / Boards / Juries

Association of Industrial Designers of Ontario (ACIDO)

Design Management Advisory Committee, School of Design, George Brown College