Hassan was born in Tehran in 1953. In 1972 he moved to Paris to study architecture. It was at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris where Hassan became an Architect DPLG, and where his sense of observation flourished through the study and love of architecture and design 1972-1979.
In 1990 Hassan moved to Canada and lived in Montreal and settled in Toronto. He has since dedicated his time to developing his own unique style in art and architecture. As an architect, his work includes major projects in three continents. As an artist, Hassan’s work is inspired by his experience in architecture and travels around the world.
Hassan has been inspired by Canada’s natural beauty, the lively and serene nature that through the time has been a loyal muse. Hassan has developed a unique style of painting that captures the movement and changes of the landscape that surrounds him.