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A Place of Our Own
Iris Hassid

A Place of Our Own
Iris Hassid
Schilt Publishing
English, Hebrew and Arabic

Essays by Gilad Melzer and Manal Shalabi


240 x 295 mm
168 Pages
ISBN 9789053309438


For six years (2014-2020) Tel Aviv-based photographer and artist Iris Hassid followed the day to day life of four young Palestinian women, citizens of Israel, who are part of a recent surge of the young generation of Arab female students attending Tel Aviv University.

About the Artist
Iris Hassid lives and works in Tel Aviv. She started her photography career as a freelance photographer shooting for various Israeli publication magazines as well as private commercial companies. Hassid has a B.A. in Political Science from Tel Aviv University and studied at the Camera Obscura School of Art. She also holds an M.F.A from the University of Haifa. Iris grew up travelling and living in different parts of the world as a member of a family in the diplomatic service, an experience that has a great impact on her work today.

About the Publisher
Schilt Publishing and Schilt Gallery are respectively a publishing house specialised in high quality photography books, and a commercial gallery representing a wide range of top class artists from all over the world.

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