Johis Alarcón

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Location: Ecuador
Nationality: Ecuadorian
Biography: Johanna Alarcón (1992) is a freelance photojournalist and educator in Ecuador. Her work focuses on social, cultural, human rights and gender-related issues. She is a Member of Fluxus Foto, Native Agency and PH Museum. Her work has been... read on
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Credits: johis alarcón
Date of Work: 02/05/17 - 10/31/18
Updated: 10/21/19
Back to the Market

Project that document the daily life in rural and urban Quito´s markets, their traditions, food, religious practices and popular festivals. This work concluded with an exhibition as a tribute to the people who had been worked in the markets in their different historical moments.

Assignment for Museums Foundation, Quito 2018
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Cimarrona

By Johis Alarcón — Cimarrona: Free Women, free communities  (ongoing) Daughters, granddaughters, and great-granddaughters of black women who survived slavery..
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Ghetto Dreamers

By Johis Alarcón — Ghetto Dreamers Ecuador has an overpopulation of 40% in prisons , with a total of 41,000 prisoners in conditions of overcrowding and violation of..
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Portraits

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Ecuador Unrest

By Johis Alarcón — Ecuador Unrest In October 2020, Ecuador had the worst unrest in more than a decade. Indigenous movement and differents social organizations..
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Machachi

By Johis Alarcón — MACHACHI Loose Roots, New Traditions Machachi, cantonal capital of Mejía, is a city that has stretched throughout a valley adjoining..
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San Roque

By Johis Alarcón — San Roque.  Barrio Bravo, from revolt to oblivion. As it happens with many places in Latin America, modernity bursts with everyday life, but..
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Linked

By Johis Alarcón — LINKED In Limoncito, a small town located in the Bolivian Amazon, the Lira family, composed of a mother and three daughters, promote the creation..
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"The 3x8" Behind the city

By Johis Alarcón — 3 X 8 "BEHIND THE CITY" Collective Project by Johis Alarcón and Edu León The 3x8 is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the..
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Cimarrona

By Johis Alarcón — Women and Afro spirituality in Ecuador. ongoing project The term Cimarrona refers to the wild female spirit, which holds an African essence and..
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