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Josip Tirik, (b. Zagreb), Croatian artist, Lost Generation, 2011

Visit his website. Some of his later paintings remind me of Kitaj and the earlier ones of Munch but he is very original.

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Kaveh Golestan, Iranian photographer (1950-2003)

photographed the Revolution, the Kurds, laborers, children. He was killed by a land mine. Visit his official site here.

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Stephanie Sinclair, human rights photographer

Stephanie Sinclair is a photographer who has shot for National Geographic, is on faculty with the International Center of¬†Photography, and Founder and Executive Director of Too Young to Wed. She is my favorite Nat Geo photographer and has bravely documented … Continue reading

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