Born in 1987, Ghazal Partou is a Canadian-Iranian Actress and multi-disciplinary artist who moved to Canada in 2012.
Ghazal is the recipient of of "Special Mention, lead Actress" award from the Five Continents International Film Festival, Winner of the Best Acting award from "AGIFF" international film festival, Toronto Arts Foundation's 2015 TELUS Newcomer Artist Award, Persbook Contemporary Art Award, and the National Sculpture Biennial Award in Tehran.
Her works mainly have psychosocial content. She received her B.A in Sculpture from Tehran University in 2010. While at university, she got her degree in acting as well. The combination of graphic knowledge from the school of art, sculpture from university, in addition to drama let her achieve a better perception of art. She is seeking to establish an interactive relation with the audience, even limited, surprise them and take the opportunity to present a new experience.
Since landing in Toronto, Ghazal has been active in so many fascinating art projects as an Actor, Performance Artist, Creative Director, Singer and designer.
These days, her effort is to make the most out of the multicultural atmosphere of Toronto. To find an international language as an artist and expand the limits to connect with people beyond their race, language, nationality, and ethnicity.