Mona Mohagheghi was born in Tehran, Iran in 1981, and is currently based in Italy. Upon graduating in Mathematics from University of Tehran, she moved to Florence and attended the Florence Academy of Fine Arts; where she graduated in Visual Arts (Specializing in Painting) before going on to receive her MFA in Visual Arts and New Media. As an artist, she portrays her work and ideas through different languages. Her artistic research involves issues like identity, memory and space-time relationship. The situations that she studies and explores through her artistic work combine her experience with ideas rooted in global socio-cultural values.