Kaveh Golestan

1950–2003

Kaveh Golestan, ‘Untitled, Prostitute Series’ 1975–7
Untitled, Prostitute Series 1975–7
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Biography

Kāveh Golestān Taghavi Shirazi (8 July 1950 – 2 April 2003), (Persian: کاوه گلستان‎) was an Iranian photojournalist and artist. In 1988 he took the first pictures of the aftermath of the Halabja chemical attack during the Iran–Iraq War.

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