About Farshid

Bio

Farshid is a freelance photographer based in Tabriz, Iran. He was born in 22 July 1987. He's father was an amateur photographer.

Farshid started photography for understanding the Life after his father died in since 2006. Also he studied General Psychology at the University.

In 2010 he started professionally work with some news agencies in Iran until 2014. He’s works has been published internationally on news agencies such as New York Times, Washington Post, Reuters, associated press, Agence France-Press…

Awards and Festivals:

-shortlisted for the KOLGA TBILISI PHOTO AWARD 2016 with "From Labyrinth" project.

-RIGA PHOTOMONTH 2016 for "From Labyrinth" project.

-Sheed Grant (Iranian independent social documentary photography grant) 2016 for " The suicide of butterflies" project.

-shortlisted for the KOLGA TBILISI PHOTO AWARD 2017 with "The suicide of butterflies" project.

-Finalist at the Cortona On The Move “NEW VISIONS” open call 2017 with "From Labyrinth" project.

-Solo exhibition with "From Labyrinth" project at the Cortona On The Move festival 2017.

-Presentation in London Photo Fair 2017 with "The suicide of butterflies" project.

-LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2017 with "From Labyrinth" project.

-Finalist at the Grand Prix Fotofestiwal 2018 with "From Labyrinth" project.

Email:

farshid.tgpix@gmail.com

farshidtighehsaz@hotmail.com

Age 32
Nationality Iranian
Born in Tabrīz, Iran
Based in Tabrīz, Iran
Languages spoken English, Persian, Turkish

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Current Location: Tabrīz, Iran