Sogand Tabatabaei was born and raised in Tehran in 1993. When she was 6 years old, she found herself in awe at the printed version of Mona Lisa on the wall of her grandparent’s house. Later, she completed her BA thesis paper inspired by Leonardo Davinci’s thoughts.
She finished her BA with an emphasis on Painting in 2017 from the Tehran University of Art. Sogand was awarded the Exceptional Talents grant for joining the MFA (Master of Fine Arts) program in the Tehran University of Art. But, she moved to the US to achieve her MFA degree at the University of Nevada, Reno in 2018. She is primarily a collage/installation artist and most of her works have an interdisciplinary approach including drawing, installation, printmaking, video, etc.