Iranian Photographers

I guess I can understand the state funded Museum of Contemporary Art (Iran) not financially supporting certain works that they don’t approve of, but it must be frustrating for artists sometimes.

Iranian photographers’ work barred from Paris exhibition

“The works that were against Islamic values or mocked … Iranian women were omitted. Other works by these artists that did not insult Islamic values were sent to the exhibition.” thedailystar


Photograph by Shadi Ghadirian

About Dion

Australian artist and observer of things.. all kinds of things. I like a wide variety of art, from the weird and wonderful to the bold and beautiful.. and everything in between.


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