Mojdeh Rezaeipour

Mojdeh was born and raised in Tehran, Iran, and moved to the US with her family at the age of twelve. Since completing her architectural studies at U.C. Berkeley, she has been involved with various facets of art and design in San Francisco, Rome, New York, and Tokyo. She currently lives in the DC area and works primarily with collage, encaustics, and natural elements in a light and whimsical exploration of darker subjects in today's world. 

The driving force in Mojdeh’s life has always been that of human connection, which has in turn lent itself to a true passion for sharing stories and building community. She is a Moth StorySlam Champion, has been featured on The Moth Mainstage, Podcast, and Radio Hour, and currently serves as The Moth's Washington DC StorySlam Producer. She's also the Co-Founder of Epicure Cafe – a community cafe, gallery, and music venue, home to hundreds of creatives in the Washington DC area. 

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Mojdeh Rezaeipour

Rooftops in Tehran

by Mojdeh Rezaeipour

A young woman visits her home country, Iran, during a time of political turmoil.

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