With its robust presence on the international art market, Silk Road Gallery might be mistaken for the only photography gallery in Tehran. Admittedly, it was the first to devote its program to a single discipline back in 2001. Anahita Ghabaian, its director, has chosen to keep the photographs she represents accessible to an international audience, often by resorting to stereotypes of Iranian culture. Other galleries have taken a different and less obvious approach.
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