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Works of 26 Iranian Women Photographers in Ankara

A view of the exhibit A view of the exhibit

The photo exhibition ‘26 Iranian Women Photographers’ curated by the photographer Amir Hussein Heshmati and in cooperation with Shirin Art Gallery is underway at CerModern Art Gallery in Ankara.

The selection of 159 photographs compiled by Heshmati brings together works of 26 women photographers from different generations and social groups and includes a wide range of subjects, the public relations of Shirin Gallery reported.

Each artist has presented several photos and expressed their individual viewpoint on different issues.

The exhibit was first held at Shirin Gallery in Tehran in October.

Mehrva Arvin, Abnous Alborzi, Baran Jafari, Somayeh Jafari, Zahra Khorami, Gohar Dashti, Maryam Rahmanian, Kamand Razavi, Kimia Rahgozar, Shadi Ghadirian, Hengameh Golestan and Yalda Moayeri are among the photographers whose works are on show.

CerModern has hosted the pioneers of contemporary Iranian photographic art such as Abbas Kiarostami and Ramin Mohtasham in the past.

The photos will be on display at the Turkish gallery through January 26, 2017.

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