Diploma project, ECAL 2014


by Laurence Rasti

An individual is defined as such by the notion of identity. It allows him to build him or herself on the social, but also on the personal level. However, if this freedom is denied in your own country, you have no other choice than to flee In Denizli, a small town in Turkey, hundreds of gay Iranian refugees transit: they put their lives on hold waiting to eventually find a host country where they can

freely live their sexuality. This work questions the fragile concepts of identity and gender. In this context of uncertainty, it gives these people a face which their country has temporarily stolen