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Falling in love with Iran

Falling in love with Iran

Guest editorial: Arianna Ghazi Arianna is a full-time lawyer and part-time photographer in the New York City area.  I am a...
The Ceiling of Mosques

The Ceiling of Mosques

Mosques are some of the most intricately designed architecture the world over. Look at just the ceilings of these beautiful...
Qandeel, the Saudi artist

Qandeel, the Saudi artist

Abdullah Qandeel, a Saudi artist who attended the same academy as Prince William and Harry, has taken his art to...
Egypt reopens the Sphinx

Egypt reopens the Sphinx

Egypt just reopened the Great Sphinx, the Menkaure Pyramid and the near Amenhotep II Museum in Giza after three years...
Laughing at ISIS

Laughing at ISIS

If you can’t beat them, then make fun of them. Patrons at a theatre in Beirut called Metro al-Madina are singing...
Elizabeth in Iran (1976)

Elizabeth in Iran (1976)

I learned that in 1976, Iran Air organized a vacation for Elizabeth Taylor. The whole trip was photographed by Firooz Zahedi, a...
Knooz Room

Knooz Room

I came across Knooz Room which is a really amazing bilingual media space that goes into the undocumented places throughout the Middle East...
This is Turkey

This is Turkey

This is Turkey from the eyes of the italian director, Leonardo Dalessandri.