Farimah Eshraghi is an Iranian artist currently based in Boston, US. She is a visual artist working mainly with photography and video to address the issues around gender and body and culture. Her work is mostly concerned with how social and political concepts affect personal experience. While using current issues she channels her work to the past and uses history and found imagery to demonstrate her ideas.
As a woman grown up in traditional Iranian society and an immigrant in the United States, she utilizes her personal experience to expand her subject matter. In her most recent work, she is working on the cultural and physical experience of immigrants and how immigration can affect one’s language and communication abilities.