Solmaz Daryani

Photographer
    
Location: United Kingdom
Nationality: Iranian
Biography: I am a self-taught Iranian photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Tabriz, Iran and Newcastle, UK. My personal work explores the connections between socio-economic drought, climate change migration, water crisis, and the environment... read on
Awards News
The winners of the sixth and final edition of the IdeasTap Photographic Award
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Apr 28, 2016
22 December 2015:  The winners of the sixth and final edition of the IdeasTap Photographic Award, in association with Magnum Photos, have been announced. The selected photographers – Yasaman Dehmiyani, Emin Ozmen, Solmaz Daryani and Dominika Gesicka – will receive a grant of £2,500, enabling them to complete a body of work to be showcased at Magnum Print Rooms in London in July 2016. View article, here
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The silence due

By Solmaz Daryani — The allegations by Maximilian Mann and his collective are filled with misinformation. [1] They are not only..
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In Afghanistan, climate change complicates future prospects for peace

By Solmaz Daryani / Afghanistan — As the US ponders its future involvement in Afghanistan, we underestimate climate change as one major threat..
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UNDP exhibition at Photoville

By Solmaz Daryani / New york city — My long-term project "The eyes of Earth" featured in UNDP's exhibit on inequality and climate..
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In The Desert of Iran's Wetlands published in L'OBS Magazine

By Solmaz Daryani — A portfolio of my ongoing project published in L'Obs Magazine. The story is about socio-economic..
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PhotogrVphy Grant 2018 awards announced

By Solmaz Daryani — I am very delighted to receive the Second Place, 2018 PhotogrVphy Grant in the category of Climate for my..
Environment News

Foreign Policy: TROUBLED WATERS

By Solmaz Daryani — Efforts to save Lake Urmia — once a favorite getaway for Iranians — might be too little, too..
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The revealer

By Solmaz Daryani — A SACRED, SULLIED SPACE: A cluster of Mandaeans convene at the open shores of the Karun River on a bright..
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Photography in Collaboration: On Religion

By Solmaz Daryani — I was able to start a collaborative photography project named "A sacred and Sullied space" with the support..
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PondyPHOTO

By Solmaz Daryani — PondyPHOTO, a biennale festival initiated by PondyART, is a platform where art and education attempt to..
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It's great to see that Lake Urmia project Published in current issue of Foreign Policy Magazine.

By Solmaz Daryani — Troubled Waters  Iran’s Lake Urmia once boasted flocks of flamingos and swarms of tourists eager to swim..
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Shortlisted as D&AD Next Photographer Award 2016

By Solmaz Daryani — Getty Images and D&AD are thrilled to present to you the Next Photographer Shortlist including eighteen..
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Delighted to be one of the selected photographers by Elizabeth Krist for the Visura Instagram Open call!

By Solmaz Daryani — Delighted that Lake Urmia project will be featured and introduced by long-time National Geographic..
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