Ali Kaveh, an Iranian self-taught independent photographer and curator, was born in 1989 and embarked on a career as a photographer in 2009, supported by numerous Iranian photographers, mentored by Hossein Fatemi.
He has been working as a photojournalist for various Iranian news agencies and newspapers since 2010 and was a member of the Iranian photojournalists' Association from 2011 to 2013.
He was one of the 15 under 25 years old Iranian photographers selected by the Italian Fabrica Communications Research Centre for a book project named Iranian living room, published in 2013.
Kaveh recently completed a one-year residency at Fabrica Research Centre in Italy, and now lives and works in Iran in Tehran. His mission is to distribute authentic portraits of contemporary life in Iran to people outside of the country speaks to our values of tearing down boundaries between cultures across the world, and embracing diversity.
His works have been exhibited internationally and widely published in global magazines and newspapers such as Businessweek, Sunday Times, Le Point, The Economist and...
Is the Co-Founder and Curator of "Everyday Iran", an Instagram base movement project.
2013: News stories of the year across the continents, Screening 2013 Iran's Election at Visa pour l'Image at Campo Santo in Perpignan, France.
2012: Ten Days with Iranian Photographer "Special section: Azerbaijan Earthquake" in Tehran, Iran.
2012: Subway Exhibition "Azarbaijan after the Earthquake" in Tehran, Iran.
2011: Group Exhibition "Iran, Shelter of Religions" in Moscow, Russia.
2011: The 12th Iranian National Biennial of Photography.
2011: Image of the Year in Tehran, Iran.
2010: Image of the Year in Tehran, Iran.
2018: Visual Story Telling workshop guest speaker in Yerevan, Armenia.
2017: Amirkabir University, Tehran, Iran.
2016: Fabrica Research Centre in Treviso, Itlay.
2016: Sa'eb cultural centre, Isfahan, Iran.
2014: Iranian Artists' House in Tehran, Iran.
La Stampa has featured "The Islamic Art of Censorship" - Passato e futuro a confronto mentre l’Iran vota il nuovo presidente
Interview with Corriere Della Sera- Esplora il significato del termine: Post-it, pennarelli, cancellatureL’arte islamica della censura FotoPost-it, pennarelli, cancellatureL’arte islamica della censura Foto
Interview with Momondo - Everyday Iran: an eye-opening journey to Persia
Interview with Artsy by Zoe Cooper - On Venice’s Outskirts, Young Artists Are Using Creativity to Solve Real-World Problems
Interview with Bento - Instagram: everydayiran zeigt Fotos aus Iran
Interview with “Jazeera” Magazine, a subsidiary of Ink Publication in the UK, has an article on “Everyday Iran Project”. - Everyday Iran
Interview with “O Globo” (the most prominent print publication in the Brazilian media conglomerate) - Projeto ‘Everyday everywhere’ mostra diversos países para além de seus estereótipos
Interview with “Daily Mail”- Country's residents try to change preconceptions of life in Middle Eastern state with a set of stunning images
“Elan the Magazine” has featured Ali Kaveh on its website - 8 stunning Instagram accounts that shed light on the real Iran