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Aphrodite Desiree Navab

Aphrodite Desiree Navab, Iranian artist, educator, writer. Recipient David McCord prize Outstanding Visual Artist, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1993. Member of Society International Studies, National Art Education Association, College Art Association.

Background

  • Navab, Aphrodite Desiree was born on October 31, 1971 in Esfahan, Iran. Arrived in the United States, 1980. Daughter of Ali and Katina Navab.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1993. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 2000. Master of Education, Columbia University, 2000.

      Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 2004.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Florida, Gainesville, since 2004. Adjunct assistan professor University Florida, 2000—2002, graduate faculty supervisor, since 2000, faculty minority mentor, 2001—2002, visiting assistant professor, 2002—2004, faculty advisor undergraduate photography, since 2002, chair photography School Arts & Art History, 2003—2004.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. One-woman shows include Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, Brown Gallery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, Charles Culpeper Photography Gallery, New York City.

    Membership

    Member of Society International Studies, National Art Education Association, College Art Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, languages, literature.

    Connections

    • Married Richard C. Foltz, August 21, 1994. Children: Shahrzad Foltz-Navab, Bijan Foltz-Navab.
    • father: Ali Navab
    • mother: Katina Navab
    • spouse: Richard C. Foltz
    • children: Shahrzad Foltz-Navab
    • Bijan Foltz-Navab
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    Born October 31, 1971
    (age 45)
    Nationality
    • 1993
      Harvard University
    • 2004
      Columbia University
    • 2004
      Assistant, professor University Florida
      Gainesville, Georgia, United States