Parisian gallery displays collection by Iranian photographers 

April 29, 2019 - 18:52

TEHRAN – A collection composed of works by 20 young Iranian photographers living inside and outside of the country is on display at the gallery of the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.

Zahra Jahanbakhsh is the curator of the exhibition titled “Iran Photo (Inside & Outside)”.

Ghazal Amidi, Soha Asadi, Sadra Baqeri, Hamed Farhangi, Mohsen Kaboli, Mehdi Moradpur and Sina Shiri are among the participating artists whose works have been selected for the showcase, which will be running until May 7. 

In addition, two books by Iranian photographers, Maryam Zandi and Kaveh Kazemi, are due to be introduced at the gallery on May 3, while selections of high-quality photos will be offered to the visitors.

The two books are “The 1979 Islamic Revolution” by Zandi and “Revolutionaries, the First Decade” by Kazemi.

The event has been organized by the Badguir Association in collaboration with the Embassy of France in Tehran, Asar Gallery and Nazar Publications.

Badguir is an association, which aims to present and promote modern and contemporary artists’ activities from the Middle East and Iran in France and Europe.

Photo: A poster for “Iran Photo (Inside & Outside)” in Paris.


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