who are you? Lora Dimova - visual and performance artist. what do you teach in Maa? The course “Identity” with my colleague Sepideh Rahaa. what is the role of an artist in today’s world? In my view the role of the artist in today´s world is paradoxical - to be simultaneously insider and outsider in the society, to be its mirror, but reflecting higher, creating temporary paradoxes with eternal characteristics. what is best/most interesting/loveliest little thing about teaching in Maa? Maa school has a specific spirit and atmosphere, which resonates with me.