Our Founder

About the Artist

Dara Firoozi holds a BFA from the University of Michigan’s Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design. Her concentrations included Metalsmithing, Product Design, Installation Design & Digital Fabrications. She works thematically, exploring the realms of Mental Health across multiple mediums, while blending old world practices with new age processes through material explorations.

Firoozi was named one of 12 Women Who are Changing the Game in Mental Health in 2021 by Yahoo! Finance


The Artist was raised in Shanghai, China from ages 3 - 16 before returning to the US for the last two years of High School and University. Firoozi uses her own experiences with her mental health journey with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and the symptoms that are associated, as well as works with others to discuss their mental health journeys and ways in which to help create a tactile wellness wearable!

Can be contacted at darafiroozi@adarabelladesigns.com

Her portfolio & resume can be found at www.darafiroozi.com

Our Founder: Dara Firoozi , Adarabella Design