Paria Mohajerani



Paria Mohajerani is a performance artist based in Helsinki and originally from Iran. Her background is in acting and directing both in stage shows and experimental, site-specific and online performances. Working with audience responsibilities and ethics in performances drew her to question how to engage the audience to redefine power structures in performance arts and events. She also works with concepts of alternative ways of storytelling, navigating historical gaps and challenging the constructs of memory.
Her portfolio spans across political, immersive, documentary and site-specific performances often intertwining with video installations and multimedia arts.

Year of birth: 1997

Language skills:
Persian (Mother tongue)
English (Excellent)
Finnish (Beginner)

Studying Live Art and Performance Studies 2023 – 2025
Studied Acting / Directing at University of Tehran – Iran 2016 – 2020

Photographer: Mina Soroush