Maryam Javidmehr is a sculptor and musician. She was born in Iran and came to Sweden in 2013. In her sculptures and music, Maryam uses forgotten artistic techniques that bring new life into ancient forms and melodies and puts them into dialogue with the contemporary audience; sculptural and musical dialogues that enthral the spectator and fascinates the listener.
Maryam is a socially engaged artist. Her art tries to create interplay and communication between human beings beyond cultural boundaries. Recurrent themes in her art are equality, human rights, environment, communication and intercultural dialogue.
Maryam is also engaged in pedagogical work and has long-standing experiences in sculpting and teaching music.