"Ballet in Tehran"


Mana Salsali



More about the artist and the series:

I am Mana Salsali. Australian citizen- Iranian born photographer now living in Brisbane Australia.

Here are some of the photos from the series of work "Ballet in Tehran" which I did in 2015 when I traveled back to Iran.

The subject is something that means a lot to me. It is my way of expressing how the women of Iran find their own way to mean and enrich their life despite of all the barriers. This is a different perspective that I believe the media does not show to you often. You should have lived in such countries to see how people get so creative and powerful to live their life to the fullest under the pressures first world countries do not face