Sara Jamshidi

Project M—

Iranian stamps from Monarchies and Mullahs to Mardom

Investigating visual iconography of Iranian stamps through themes incorporating:
kings’ portraits and Khomeini’s picture;
Lion and Sun symbol and Allah icon;
naming of country; international relations;
womens’ representation—or lack thereof;
Persian civilization and cultural heritage; 
modernization and urban development;
and untold histories and the neglected events.

Additional animation by Dan Castro.

© Sara Jamshidi 2020
Sara Jamshidi,  Visual Communication RCA

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