Bita's Living Art Centre

About Us

Bita Amani

Bita Amani is the head instructor and creative director of the Bita's Living Art Centre. Bita grew up in Iran . She has been drawing and painting from childhood and fondly remembers her father bringing sheets of paper home for her to use.She studied art under many well known artists and professional instructors.

She continued to pursue her passion by completing four years program at the university of art in Iran. Bita continued her education in Canada at OCAD and George Brown college.

In 2001 Bita moved to Canada . She immediately became involved in the local art scene. She participated in many work shops , exhibition and joined to the local art community and became a member of the Richmond Hill Group of artists and also worked as an active director on the board of Arts Richmond Hill.

At the same time she opened her own art studio in richmond Hill As well as continuing her own artistic development and education, Bita has been sharing her knowledge, artistic skills and experiences with her many various levels and ages of students, for over 15 years. Her students have been her life, Bita’s dedication, motivation and gentle ways have encourage her students to flourish.

Bita has participated in several juried and non juried art shows and exhibited her art works at many art galleries and events.

Also she encourages her students to exhibit their art works for any events and contests and festivals every year.Bita's students art work are admired by visitors as outstanding artistic technique ,at every art exhibit.

Aazam Eshmat

Bachelor of art from Tehran University,
Participation in 5 individual exhibition
10 Group Exhibition ( Iran & Toronto )
More than 20 Year teaching Experience at Art schools and universitie


Behnam Shrif

Born on 1968
Experience in the field of ART for 20 years
Designing In Australia, with various field such as Painting &
Minator about 3 years
Designing at art & litrature school about 6 years
Teaching in Private Gallery about 20 years

International Fairs:

Painting in Australia ( Sidney,Burizbin, Melbourn) 1988
Painting in Turkmenistan (Ashkhabad,Mero) 2003


The 1st & 2nd Group exhibitionof Decoration ( Tazhib) -Shohadae Tehran 1992-3
Group exhibition of decoraion (Tazhib) - Qom Museum 1994
The1st biennial of iranian portrating, Contemporary of art museum 1995
The 2nd biennial of iranian portrating, Contemporary of art museum 1997
The 5th biennial of iranian portrating, Contemporary of art museum 2003
Second group exhibition of great traditional arts -Saba gallery 2004
Group exhibition of cultural and art institution, Tehran Mayoralty 2004
The first group fair of the holly Qoran illustration , Nour gallery 2004
Group exhibition of portraying and decoraion ( Tazhib) 2004
Group exhibition of painting and decorating, Amirkabir Gallery (Tazhib) 2007
Group exhibition of Iranian painting, Niavaran gallery 2007


The second group exhiobtion of holly Qoran embodied arts, Nour gallery 2005


Appreciation certificate & percious prize in the first biennial iranian painting , Contemporary of art museum 1995
Honor certificate, gold coin & precious prize , 1st fair of pictur arts, Nour gallery 2004