Photographer Hossein Fatemi by his pictures, is showing a nation of two halves. There is the public half that the government wishes to promote, the pious and religious one. Then there is what Fatemi describes as “the semi-hidden part of the country” that exists behind closed doors.
A look at the people we don’t normally see
A women-only gym
Two Iranian women lift weights in a gym in city of Shiraz. In Iran, women’s gyms are completely separated from men’s gyms and the men cannot enter the female spaces.