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Book - Iran Diary 1971-2002
A. Abbas
Abbas takes us on a retrospective journey into his homeland but his photographs and text also present us with an introspective logbook kept for more than thirty years. In this book, Abbas has structured his images around three words/series:
“Revolutions” shows an Iran of the Shah and the murmuring street, the cortège of ministers, and the insane stack of their cadavers at the morgue once the revolutionary spirit subsided.
“Exiles” evokes the war in Irak and the impossibility for him to return. He takes the occasion to ponder Khomeini’s confiscation of the revolution and investigates his position...

A. Abbas 1979

IRAN: TEHRAN February 1979. At a pro Shah demonstration at the...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN. Tehran. 1979. Armed militants outside the United States...
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A. Abbas 1980

IRAN. Tehran. February 11, 1980. At the first anniversary of...
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A. Abbas 1997

IRAN. Darband. A young couple enjoys a loving moment. Tehranis...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN.Esfahan.1971. At the traditional teahouse of the Shah Abbas...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN. Tehran. Darvazh Ghar, a very poor neighborhood, made of...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. A lonely house in what would soon become a new...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Ispahan. A student revises for exams on a plane tree shaded...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Shiraz. Students in a mosque, studying for exams. 1971....
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Shiraz. Women in chador on a pilgrimage on the tomb of...
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A. Abbas 1979

IRAN. Tehran. 1979.
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tabriz. Family picnic on a week-end. 1971.
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Shiraz. Women in chador inside the vaulted bazaar. 1971....
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. A belly dancer performs in a popular cabaret....
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A. Abbas 1980

IRAN. Tehran. 1980. The Museum of Contemporary Art displays European...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN.Tehran. 1977. Exhibition of African Art organised by Empress...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. Wrestlers at training, wearing old traditional...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. Wrestlers perform massage on their leader Shaabane....
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN.Rasht. 1977. Painter Ghassem HADJIZADEH (right) dines in...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN.Rasht. 1977. Painter Ghassem HADJIZADEH (left) dines in...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN.Tehran. 1978. Painter Ghassem HADJIZADEH with female friends...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN. Lahijan 1977. Painter Ghassem HADJIZADEH (center) on a...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN. Azerbaidjan province. Jahan Ghale village. 1978. Electronic...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN. Azerbaidjan province. Jahan Ghale village. Electronic engineer...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN.Tehran. 1978. Electronic engineer Reza BASTANI has a haircut...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Jaleh (left) who runs one of the most fashionable...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Girl students perform a test in the chemistry...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. Pupils in the courtyard of a junior school. 1971....
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Male professor and female students in the...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. A female student sits for university entrance exam....
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. Pupils and gym professor play basketball in the...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. A worker in the assembly plant of car maker...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Female and male workers in the Arj factory...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Abadan. 1977. A worker in the oil refinery, one of the...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. A worker in the assembly plant of car maker Aria...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. A worker has lunch in the Arj factory which...
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A. Abbas 1978

IRAN. Tehran. 1978. A shantytown slum in the capital.
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A. Abbas 1978

Zandjan.
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. A mullah and his presumed chador clad wife...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Bandar Abbas. 1977. Mourners beat their back with metal...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Persepolis. Queen FARAH is serenaded during fund raising...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Persepolis. At the 2500 th celebration of the Iranian Monarchy,...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Persepolis. 1971. At the 2500th celebration of the Iranian...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Persepolis.1971. Guests at the fund raising dinner for...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Shiraz. Queen FARAH is warmly saluted by a young Iranian...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Shiraz. Bodyguards intervene when a young Iranian girl...
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A. Abbas 1977

IRAN. Tehran. 1977. Courtesans bow to Shah Mohammad Reza PAHLAVI...
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A. Abbas 1971

IRAN. Tehran. Saadabad Palace. Shah Mohammad Reza PAHLAVI gives...
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