Mahnaz Roshan is a professional artist who resides in Halifax, where she runs several art workshops in the city focusing on painting, team-building, and bringing artists together from various cultural backgrounds, as well as a wide age range -- from children to seniors.
She is the president of the Atlantic Spinners Art and Dance Society where she plans lots of events with the aim of promoting local artists.
She left her home country of Iran, at 16. She earned an art degree in Spain and travelled extensively before coming to Canada in 1984. Her fascination with art stems from her childhood, and has since been passionate about portraying deep feelings and emotions behind each piece of art that is produced.
Mahnaz is a local, national, and international artist who has been fascinated with art since childhood. She is passionate about portraying deep feelings and emotions behind each piece of art that is produced. Mahnaz participates and hosts art classes and workshops regularly both in Halifax, NS, and online. She thrives working with all ages and cultural backgrounds and is very involved in community events. a lot of Mahnaz's inspiration in art comes from traveling, nature, and photography. She specializes in pastels, oil paintings,
Now spends a lot of her time volunteering in the community to help promote local art.
She regularly donates paintings to the Breast Cancer Society of Nova Scotia; and participates in the annual 'Paint the Town' fundraiser in Annapolis Royal. She also donates paintings to the Red Cross, UNICEF, and more.
A lot of Mahnaz's inspiration in art comes from travelling, nature, and photography. She specializes in pastels, oil paintings, acrylic painting, and pencil art.