The Iranian photographer and artist Berahman is based in the UK. He has specialised in social documentary and editorial photography in Asia and the Middle East. In 2007 he began working with Associated Press in the UAE and Middle East. He was nominated in 2009 for a World Press Photo award for the best young talented photographer in the MENA region. His work has been published by the BBC; AP; The New York Times; Guardian; Washington Post; Figaro and a range of other leading news agencies. He won a scholarship to study for an MA in photojournalism and documentary photography at the University of the Arts London in 2013.
He is currently the recipient of an Arts Council of England Grant for Arts award to support his current project and work. His work has been in numerous exhibitions including shows at Four Corners Gallery in London 2013; SU Gallery (University of Arts) 2013; his series Uncertain was selected to be exhibited as part Exposure during the Format International Festival in 2015 and his work was also shown at Tate Britain in a digital sharing event and exhibition in 2015. In recent years Berahman’s practice has moved from social documentary to more conceptual and sculptural work using photography.
University of Arts London , Master degree on Documentary photography and photojournalism 2013.
Journey Festival International (Leicester) 21st Aug – 1rd September 2017
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery (Leicester) 1st Sep 2017 – 3rd Sep 2017
Outpost, Portland 17th June – 1st July 2017
Poole Museum 24th June 2017
Dorchester Market 28th June 2017
Bridport Market 1st July 2017
Bournemouth University (Festival of Learning) 8th July 2017
Circulation Festival, Paris 17 March – 6th May 2018
2015 TATE Britain, Uncertain, Digital Sharing event and exhibition.
2015 Uncertain . Format International Festival Derby, UK.
2013 Four Corners Gallery, Matt Roberts Arts Project space, London, UK.
2013 Group Exhibition 31º LCC MA Photojournalism & Documentary Photography Final Show
2013 SU Gallery (University of Arts London)
Digital Artist Training at Quad Derby – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9v0q7EoENVg