Bahman Jalali

“Bahman Jalali (Tehran, 1944) is one of the most prominent figures in contemporary Iranian photography. His work is a testimony of the Iranian Revolution, the Iran-Iraq War and the post-war years. [He] also documents daily life, traditional architectural forms, and includes photomontage and historic negatives. His role in conserving, studying, and transmitting the photographic heritage of of his country has made him a master and key actor in Iranian culture. (Jalali, back cover)”

I have cataloged 26 images from Bahman Jalali in the VRC’s Digital Image Database.

Images clockwise from top left: Desert Architecture (1977-1991), Iran’s Revolution (1978-1979), Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988), Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988)

* note: Titles indicate image series, individual images were untitled.

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