Abbas Arvajeh (b. 1942, Isfahan, Iran) showed an interest in Persian carpets and began his career in this field since his adolescence. However, he ended his career in 2010 by force of adverse circumstances and started painting in solitude. Since 2016, he has been painting more seriously and this is his debut exhibition. He currently lives and works in Isfahan. (His body of works, according to Outsider Art, is categorized as self-taught art).