Raoof is an artist from Berkshire, United Kingdom. He is a self-taught versatile artist who has participated in over 70 groups and 40 solo shows in the United States - France - Iran - Spain - Czech republic & United Kingdom. His paintings are mostly oil on canvas and built upon his strong cultural traditions as well as his interest in the changing world of today. His work often combines contemporary ideas with traditional techniques. In his paintings, he has quite often questioned the attitudes, fears, conflicts, incompatibilities, and unwritten rules which have formed our environment and our behavior within it.