Laleh Motlagh is an MFA candidate at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has received her BFA in Interior Design, specializing in materials, their essence and functionality. She was born and raised in Tabriz, Iran and moved to the US in 2005.
Laleh is a multi-disciplinary visual artist whose practice is focused on human culture and its relationship to nature. She explores the connections through ceramic sculpture, painting, installation, and performance.