EL CLOT | Head On Photo Festival

EL CLOT

Jorge López Muñoz

Festival Hub - Paddington Town Hall

Exhibition Dates:

05 May 2018 - 20 May 2018

Exhibition Description

This is a documentary and portrait photography project focussed upon the people of El Clot, a derelict apartment building, awaiting demolition, parts of which have been occupied and restored by homeless gypsy families. Recently, they have come together to protest other ‘holes’ that they must face on a daily basis, such as exclusion, poverty, racism or real estate mobbing.

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Artist Bio

His solo exhibitions, among others, include: Sala EFTI (Madrid, Spain), VELES E VENTS Building (Valencia, Spain), FOLA Fototeca Latinoamericana (NANO Festival de Fotografía, Buenos Aires, Argentina), No4 Gallery (WARSAW Photo Days, Warsaw, Poland) and Centro Cultural de NOÁIN (Navarra, Spain). He has also exhibited widely worldwide as part of group exhibitions.

Selected awards: Winner of PDN Photo Annual Photography Contest 2015 (New York, USA), Winner of LUX Professional Photography Awards 2015 (Barcelona, Spain), Winner of CANSON ART School Awards 2016 (Paris, France), Winner of SAN JOSE FOTO Festival 2016 (San Jose, Uruguay), Finalist of ZEISS / Sony WPO Photography Award 2016 (London, UK) and Finalist of the 15th Annual SMITHSONIAN Photo Contest 2017 (Washington DC, USA).

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Dates and Times

05 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
Artist Talk: 
Sat 12 May 2018, 11:00AM

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