Armin Afshar grew up in Tehran/Iran and finished college there majoring in engineering. He was always fascinated by art specifically drawing. He worked for architecture and advertisement companies for few years as well as an independent graphic artist. After immigration to United States, he found his passion in science and dentistry and went to dental school at USC. He is interested in pediatric and community dentistry and currently his artworks are related to dental research graphic presentations and illustrations for children's book.