Consumer Culture in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

Thomas Cristofoletti photographs challenges the global perception of what is really happening in Iran. He was able to picture a consumer society by all means. It seems that the whole nation craze for life style that the T.V commercials’ portraying all around the western world. In his artistic statement of Iranian project mentioned the fact that:

“Shopping has became a near obsessive ritual for young people, and especially women, who have now turned to buying beauty products and high-end western brands to fill in the void of entertainment options and to “rebel“ against the array of restrictions they are subjected to”

Consumerism in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

Consumerism in Iran

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  • Sam

    This is not the reality of the majority in Iran .these pictures reflect only the small provinces or villages in Iran . I f you really like to reflect the reality show the main big cities in Iran that is unbelievable for westerns . showing the sheeps in the street in a small town or village is not Iran