Kaveh Golestan | the artist
The artist Kaveh Golestan
Born July 7 1950, Abadan, Iran.
Died April 2 2003, Kifri, Iraq.
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The landmine which ended the 52-year-long life of prizewinning photojournalist Kaveh Golestan was a compressed version of the explosive convulsions which have wracked postwar Iran and despatched his distinguished family to all corners of the world…
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Kaveh Golestan was the photojournalist with the longest continuous presence in Iran from before the Revolution until his death in 2003. Photography brought Golestan worldwide acclaim. In 1979 he received a Robert Capa Award. However due to the political climate in Iran, it was a prize he collected only thirteen years later…