One of the most famous Iranian female artists, Shadi Ghadirian, explores and critiques the roles of women in the Middle East and around the world.
As a woman born in Tehran just before the Iranian Revolution, she recalls the ways in which women continue to experience limitations that impede on their most basic human rights and freedom. The women in the photographs emanate a subtle yet palpable strength, even through the semi-opaque glass.
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