Manaz has had a long term love of art, encouraged by an aunt who was an artist.
She paints in a way to reaffirm joy and beauty and the wonder of life.
She seeks to inspire those who see her work. Greatly influenced by romanticism and aesthetics, Manaz' works convey her faith in the positive effect of being confronted with beauty.
Her focus typically is on the the beauty of women in all stages of life, in beautiful surroundings, whether natural or fanciful.
Manaz had training at the Academy of Fine Art in Tehran. She has participated in many exhibitions at prestigious galleries in the United States and other corners of the world.