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Behzad Ghafarizadeh

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Behzad Ghafarizadeh
Montreal, QC, Canada
Phone: +1 (514) 5590216 Email:
Curriculum Vitae

Honorable Mention of the Just For Laughs 2015 International Visual Arts Contest, Montreal, Canada, 2015
First prize of the 23rd University Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba (UNIMEP), Brazil, 2015
The second Best Foreign Cartoon in Maya Kamath cartoon award, India, 2015
Honorable Mention of 6th Salão Medplan de Humor, Brazil 2014
Second prize, visual art competition ArtMTL, Un artiste, Une œuvre, Montreal, Canada 2014
Second prize, International Cartoon Contest of Spirito di Vin, Italy 2013
Winner, 2012 Global Editorial Cartoon Competition, CIPE, USA 2012.
Winner, Color Graphic Humor at the 14th Edition of the Salon Diogenes Taborda Festival, Argentina, 2009
Winner, 1st International Cartoonet - Street Children, Iran, 2008
Selected prize of 5th Free CartoonsWeb International Cartoonet Festival, China, 2006


Cartoon exhibition (ARToon) in “Musée des Maîtres et Artisans du Québec ” with Oleg Dergachov, Montreal, Canada, 2015
Exhibition of the 23rd University Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba, Brazil, 2015 (Group Exhibition) 
Exhibition of the XXIII International design for Press, Portugal, 2015 (Group Exhibition) 
ArtMTL, Un artiste, Une œuvre, Montreal, Canada, 2014 (Group Exhibition) 
8 March Women's Rights Day Cartoon Exhibition, Antalya, Türkiye, 2013 (Group Exhibition)
Individual cartoon exhibition in “Iranian House of Cartoon”, Tehran, Iran, 2006


Research Assistant (Full-time) at École de Technologie Supérieure [Sep. 2011-2015]
Quality Control Manager (Full-time) at Chamaan Engineering & Fabrication Company (Oil & Gas Packages-Tehran, Iran) [Feb 2010- Sep 2011]
Metallurgy engineer, Kan Azma Company (Mineral processing [2007- Feb 2010]


PhD. Mechanical Engineering, École de Technologie Supérieure, 2011-2015
MSc Materials Engineering-Extractive Metallurgy, University of Tehran, 2007-2010

Awarded scholarship of AéroÉTS, 2015(5 000 $)
Awarded scholarship of Fonds de développement de l’ÉTS, 2015 (2 000 $).
Awarded scholarship of l’Association des professeurs de l’ÉTS, 2013, ($ 3000)
Most prestigious annual graduate student award from the ETS University, 2012, ($ 5000)
Selected two times as ÉTS representative in FORCES AVENIR (2014-2015)
Awarded as the second top student in the faculty of materials engineering in University of Tehran