Tira Khan

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Location: Boston
Nationality: us
Biography:     Tira Khan’s photographs explore the meaning of family, the formal and informal moment, and the architecture of place. She believes documentary photography is important as both art and historical record. She also enjoys collage.... MORE
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Tira's Growing Up Girl series featured on Musee Magazine's Photo Journal Monday
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Nov 13, 2018
Tira’s Growing Up Girl series featured on Musee Magazine’s Photo Journal Monday. Musee’s Instagram post: Tira Khan shared with us her beautiful and intimate photos for #photojournal Monday. Photojournalism can often become so enthralled with the breaking and the dire that we forget what lessons can be found in capturing slower, mundane, and for her daughters, what can feel like the most important time of our lives. “As the girls aged, I realized that these small moments added up to something much larger— the development of character, personality. I hope these photographs reveal growth, as the girls' transition to a life beyond home and family.”

Photo Journal Monday: Tira Khan
Project: Growing Up Girl I began photographing my three daughters because I wanted a portrait to hang on my living room wall. I envisioned them freshly bathed, dressed and happy, all at the same time. But in my house, that was an impossible...

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