Fatima Garzan was born in Tehran, Iran and immigrated to Canada in 1992. Fatima has a BA in Economics and studied Fine Arts at the University of Waterloo where she received her Honours Bachelor of Arts in painting and printmaking in 2005. She has exhibited in Canada and Iran. Her works are included in the Canada Council Art Bank, The city of Kitchener the University of Waterloo prints archive, and private collections. She is one of the founding members of BOX, a regional art show showcasing local and emerging artists in the Waterloo Region.