Entry Title: "Iranian life"
Name: Aitai Shakibafar , Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Category and Expertise: General News|Other_ED|Social Cause|Traditions and Cultures|Other_ev|Collage|Nudes|Other_FA|Portrait|Still Life|Children|Culture|Family|Lifestyle|Other_P|Portrait_P, Non-Professional


Entry Description: You walk anywhere in Iran, Iranian tradition can be seen. No matter you are young or old, it is important that you understand Iranian art.

About the Artist:

AitaiShakibafar Bachelor of Photography; University of Arts and Architecture (UAA) Student at Master of Graphic; University of Marlik, Nowshahr Manager at Arts and Architecture Department; Technical Complex of Tehran, Piroozi Branch Instructor at University of Science and Industry (USI, AKA Elmo Sanat), Art Center Instructor at Technical Complex of Tehran, Vanak Branch (2012-2013) One of top researchers at UAA; Research Center A workshop on “Photo criticism”; Qom, 2010 Photo criticism sessions at Home for Iranian Photographers (HIP); Tehran, 2011 A workshop on “photo collection and its structure”; Andisheh Cultural Center, Tehran, 2012 A workshop on “self-analysis, criticism, photo collection”; Shiraz, Evaz, Summer of 2013 Technical articleson Photography in Photography Special under titles of “Painting with Light” number 187, “Architecture photography’ number 188, “portrait photography” number 189, “nature photography” number 190; A critique on photo exhibition under the title of “a critique on Ms. Maryam Zandi Earth Victuals photo gallery” in the Cube Monthly number 5 Articles on Basics of photo criticism on photography-focus websites Multiple articles on “Pan Art” numbers 6,7,8,9 and 10 under the title of “a criticism on Iran Art” A photo collection under the title of “infinite nature” in Photography Special number 186 Management and coaching certificate by TVTO Member of HIP (Negah Photographers Community) Member of Iran Journalistic Photographers Association Candidate for Board of Directors of National Association for Iranian Photographers Photographer at Ariana Tourist Monthly, 2009 Head of Photo service; World of Commerce (AKA DonyayeTejarat) Monthly, 2010 Head of Second International photo gallery of Afdesta called “Time stops”, 2012 Head of Third International Photo Gallery of Afdesta called “Childhood dream”, 2012-2013 Interviews with multiple news agencies including: the “Cube” Monthly number 4, Photography-focused website of “Zoom news”, Radio Tehran, “Iranian Women” news agency, photography journal of “Photographer”, “Pan Art” e-magazine, “Jame Jam” TV, IRIB 2, Science news of IRIB 4, “six weeks” artistic website Qualified as a contestant; photos of the year, 2010-2013 Honorary Diploma winner; Photo of the year contest, the creative woman part, 2010 Amongst top winners; Islamic Azad University Photo Contest, 2010 Top winner; Identity (AKA Hoviat) Photo contest, 2010 Top Photographer; Colledge Theater, 2011 Acknowledged person, “Yazd Picture” Photo Contest, 2011 Top winner; Thought and Photo Contest, 2011 Qualified as a contestant in the 1st, 2nd and 3rdNational Photo Festival of Birjand Qualified in 2nd and 3rdFiroozeh Festival Top winner; 1st International Photo Festival of Afdesta; 2012 Top winner; Dideh Monthly Photo Contest for Tehran, 2012 Amongst winners of Six Weeks Photo Festival’ Canada, 2012 Amongst winners of Tirgan Festival; Canada, 2013 Honorary Diploma winner; Tasvir Photo Festival, 2013 Top winner; Nikon Photo Festival, 2014 LaunchingIndividual photo gallery called “Light and Color”; Azadi Cinema, 2010 LaunchingIndividual photo gallery called “Light and Color; an overview”; UAA, 2010 LaunchingJoint photo gallery; Brazil, 2011 LaunchingJoint photo gallery called “somewhere near here”; Golestan Cultural Center, 2011 Participating photo expo of Saba Gallery, 2012 Launching Joint photo gallery called “the window”; Home for Photographers, 2012 Managing Students photo gallery; USI, 2013