In the year 2008, Eduardo Hermida, an artist from a working-class neighborhood in Canido creatively faces the deterioration in which his neighborhood was immersed. he painted a girl by Velázquez on a wall, thus beginning a project that would revitalize the neighborhood. Since then Canido has accumulated more than 300 girls scattered throughout the neighborhood. Every September, artists gather at the named event of the girls of Canido to transform walls and facades into works of art.
Street photographer Ehsan Hemmati is a master at depicting surreal and magical moments from the streets of Kermanshah, Iran and beyond. We asked him a few questions about his approach to photography.