Iranian photographer Abbas has spent his career documenting societies in conflict. Since 1970, he has completed projects in conflict zones such as Bangladesh, Northern Ireland, Vietnam, the Middle East, South Africa and his native Iran. More recently Abbas has focused his lens on Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Hinduism, as spiritual, political and ritual forces. Abbas has exhibited worldwide and produced many photographic books. He joined Magnum Photos in 1981 and became a member in 1985.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.