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Mi Calle: Cuba by Joseph L. Scarpaci

                          Mi calle. Historias cubanas. Diana Ivanova and Babak Salari, (Eds.) Plovdiv, Bulgaria: Janet 45 Ltd, 2010. 147 pp, notes and photographs. $12.00 paperback (ISBN 978-954-491-605-3) Mi calle … Continue reading

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Cultural Crossroads interview by Stefan Christoff

    November 6th, 2008 Cultural Crossroads: Babak Salari – Web exclusive! http://www.hour.ca/news/news.aspx?iIDArticle=15986 Write a comment on this article ! Read members’ comments [3 New bent on the Cuban revolution Stefan Christoff Salari: All smiles photo: Peter Berra Montreal is … Continue reading

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Glimpses of queer Cuba by Mathew Hayes

Glimpses of queer Cuba http://www.montrealmirror.com/2008/032708/news2.html >>Montreal photographer Babak Salari captures a gay subculture by MATTHEW HAYS Babak Salari says that the more time he spent in Cuba, the more powerful the connection felt. Salari, a Montreal-based photographer, began to travel … Continue reading

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Traumas and Miracles by Maria Doneva

Traumas and Miracles by Maria Doneva Posted on December 31, 2010 by admin Maria Traumas and miracles; catastrophes and salvations; desperations and anticipations – in a black-and-white book by photographer Babak Salari and writer Diana Ivanova. It is as personal … Continue reading

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Review of Faces, Bodies, Personas: by Scott Larson

Review from Journal of Latin American Geography, Volume 10, Number 1, 2011 by Scott Larson Faces, Bodies, Personas: Tracing Cuban Stories. Babak Salari,, Plovdiv: Janet-45 Print and Pub- lishing, 2008. 120 pp., photos, biographic notes. US$25.00 paper (ISBN 9-5449-1412-9). Living any … Continue reading

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Book Opening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Babak Salari 514-962-20448 info@babaksalari.com MONTREAL, QUEBEC, April 10, 2011 Photographer Babak Salari has returned to Montreal for the Canadian launch of his new book: TRAUMAS AND MIRACLES, PORTRAITS FROM NORTHWESTERN BULGARIA at MEKIC GALLERY 4438, rue … Continue reading

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Photography workshop!

Workshop in Creative Photography Bela Rechka, Bulgaria by photographer Babak Salari (Canada/Iran) http://babaksalari.com/ http://babaksalari.com/blog/ Category: Creative Photography Duration: One week, 7-14 August 2011 Number of participants: 10-20 Fee: 425 BGN (if you book till 1st of April) 475 BGN(if you … Continue reading

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Open letter of Jafar Panahi to Berlinale 61!

The world of a filmmaker is marked by the interplay between reality and dreams. The filmmaker uses reality as his inspiration, paints it with the color of his imagination, and creates a film that is a projection of his hopes … Continue reading

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Yet, another review about Cuba!

A Review from Curator MABEL LLEVAT in Spanish Art Magazine “Interartive” about Rene Pena, Babak Salari and Alejandro González: http://interartive.org/index.php/2011/01/conducta-impropia/

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Mi Calle Cuba, in Bulgaria National TV!

Mi Calle Cuba, 28′ Bulgaria/Cuba 2010 Two artists- Bulgarian and Iranian – ask Cubans to write stories about the streets where they live. After that they publish the book in Bulgaria. The book becomes a passionate symbol for Cubans. Why? … Continue reading

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