Lida Sherafatmand is a painter highly engaged in society for peace making and people’s well-being. She has integrated her post-graduate studies in International Relations into her art, and often delivers public talks with her painting exhibitions. Three books of political science by Cambridge University Press have featured her art on their front cover and cite her art in the context of society.
Official stamps have also been issued with her paintings in the context of peace, one in Liechtenstein and one in China. Her paintings are also used in hospitals due to their calming presence for the patients.
Lida was born in Iran and lived her childhood in war time. Later on refugee life experience all contributed to her understanding and committtment towards the betterment of life conditions in the international society.