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Iran’s population reached 70 million in 2006. More than two-thirds of the Iranians are under the age of 30, and the literacy rate stands above 80%.
Education in Iran is highly centralized and is divided to K-12 education and higher education. K-12 education is supervised by the Ministry of Education and higher education is under supervision of Ministry of Science and Technology.
These photos have been taken in Talesh city (North of IRAN) between 2009-2013.
All of schools are in mountains.
Date of Birth : 1975
Education: Guilan University, Iran. Forestry Engineering 1995 -1999 B.A.
Starting to photography: 1994
Present Position: Free photographer-Teacher of photography at Iran young cinema Institute
Professional Affiliations: Member of the Iranian Photographers Center
1998 – Rasht,Gilan Soroush Gallery, Nature
2003 – Shiraz University Nature of Talesh
2004 – Gilan University News-Documentary
2004 – Talesh Talesh-Life-Colour
2006 – Rasht Artistic Institute,Man and Nature
2006 – Italy Nature of Talesh
And more than 50 group exhibition.
1999 – Special prize of UNESCO
2002 – Special prize of UNESCO
2002 – Gold medal of Asahi Shimbun (Japan)
2003 – Special prize of Photo Edolt (Poland)
2006 – Bornze medal of FIAP(Charlemagne – France)
2007 – Prize of Poland MUSUEM and Special prize of Jury
2008 – Honourable mention of FIAP(Child- Serbestan)
2008 – Pss Merit award- Singapore
2009 – Two Gold medal of FIAP(Berega – Russia)
2009 – Gold medal of FIAP-Italy
2009 – Bornze medal of FIAP(Rock – Serbestan)
2009 – Honourable mention of India(Photolovers-India)
2009 – Silver medal of PSA- USA
2009 – Sony photography award(Music category-France)
More than 100 selected work in:
Italy, Slovakia, Belgium, Cuba, Poland, Australia, Denmark, Japan, France, …