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Shabnam Parvaresh is a musician, visual artist, composer and curator from Tehran, Iran. In Tehran she received her bachelor's degree in fine arts from University of Science & culture and pursued a career as a freelance artist. In Tehran she was a member of the "Tehran Painters Association" and realized numerous exhibitions of her works.  Furthermore, she started playing the clarinet, flute and santoor as a child and was engaged in the Tehran Symphony Orchestra and other ensembles of the Iranian capital. In 2014, she decided to leave Iran to study jazz clarinet at the Institute of Music of the Osnabrück University of Music with Tineke Postma, Thomas Rückert, Marike van Dijk and Maarten Ornstein, among others. During her studies she played in numerous bands and ensembles including with Grammy Award winner Kinan Azmeh at the Morgenland Festival Osnabrück, and as a solo artist, including with Achim Kaufmann at the Soundtrips NRW series. She completed her studies in 2022. In 2020 she founded her "Sheen Trio" whose debut album will be released in fall 2022 on Berthold Records. She is a member of the German Jazz Union. In addition to her work as a musician, she continues to be active as a painter. Her series "Micro Narratives" has been shown in solo exhibitions in Osnabrück, Germany.