Gone with the city – When memories are bound to vanish
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There is this one city, a city I have never been to, that I have always been curious to learn about. Whenever there is a new movie or documentary about it, I am the first to see it. And yet, I have no idea what this city might be like. The name of this city is Tehran. With more than 8 million inhabitants, it is relatively large, at least by my European standards. I know that it is expanding rapidly, and, to put it with the words of my interview partner, Iranian artist Nazgol Ansarinia, ‘heading in the direction of chaos’. Even before hearing such an intriguing statement, I was thrilled to get the chance to talk to her.