Babak Kazemi

Iran, Tehran Ag Galerie

Babak Kazemi (IR, 1983) was born and grew up in the city of Ahvaz, a reoccurring subject in, or backdrop for, his work. He witnesses the war with Iraq as a child and his family moved to Tehran where he lives today. Babak is a collector of old photographs and has gained full knowledge of over 100 different printing techniques. He has set up the trunk of his car as a darkroom and drives through the city photographing and printing his documentary work to resemble turn of the century prints.