​​​​​​​A CONVERSATION WITH
JAVID TAFAZOLI & ADRIANE DE SOUZA

SATURDAY, 8
th MAY, 2021
3PM DOHA / 4.30PM IRAN


​​​​​​​ABOUT THIS EVENT


A CONVERSATION WITH JAVID TAFAZOLI & ADRIANE DE SOUZA
SATURDAY, 8th MAY, 2021
3PM DOHA/4.30PM IRAN



Join artist and Photo Art Qatar collective member ADRIANE DE SOUZA in conversation with JAVID TAFAZOLI - a winner of the inaugural Sheikh Saoud Al Thani Single Image Award - to talk about the power of singular images and visual communication. This conversation is part of a series organised by the 2021 award jury and curators - Photo Art Qatar - with each of the 2021 Single Image awardees.
 
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ABOUT JAVID TAFAZOLI:


Javid Tafazoli was born in 1982 in Bojnourd, Iran and graduated in photography from the University of Applied Science & Technology, Ahwaz, Iran. Javid's social documentary and photojournalism has been presented in numerous individual and group exhibitions in Iran, Germany, Italy and Malaysia and has been the recipient of 52 photo awards in Iran, China, Japan, Slovakia, UAE, France, Turkey, Romania, Ukraine, Slovenia, UK, and Italy. Javid is a member of the Iranian Photojournalists’ Association (IPA), National Iranian Photographers’ Society (NIPS), and the Institute For Promotion of Contemporary Visual Arts. 
 

ABOUT ADRIANE DE SOUZA:

Adriane de Souza is a Brazilian photographer currently based in Doha, Qatar. Her work has been exhibited in several locations such as Brazil, Qatar, Russia, UAE and United Kingdom.
 

ABOUT THE SHEIKH SAOUD AL THANI SINGLE IMAGE AWARD:

The Sheikh Saoud Al Thani Award was first announced in 2001 as a platform to support photographers. The award has now been relaunched by Tasweer Photo Festival Qatar in its inaugural year, with the Saoud bin Mohammed Al-Thani Foundation, as annual open calls to photographers in Western Asia and North Africa (WANA), continuing its journey of celebrating and nurturing photographic talent. The next Sheikh Saoud Al Thani Single Image award open call will commence in September 2021.
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  • Adriane De Souza

    Conversation Chair

  • Javid Tafazoli

    Artist

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