Mehrdad Naraghi

The Netherlands, Amsterdam Unseen Gallery

Born in Iran in 1978, Mehrdad Naraghi studied at Sharif University of Technology. His enthusiasm for photography motivated him to complete courses in it and shift his focus from engineering. He exhibits regularly in Tehran and has taken part in many group exhibitions internationally, including Grand Prix de la Decouverte 2013 (Le Salon de la Photo, Paris), '165 years of Iranian photography' (Musée du Quai Branly, Paris) and 'That Shimmering Beast' (The Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai). His works have been published in magazines and books, including 'Different Sames: New perspectives in Iranian Contemporary Art', Connaissance des Arts (No.21) and La Photographie Iranienne.