Alexia Liakounakou

Photographer, Writer, Anthropologist
       
Commuters
Location: Athens, Greece
Nationality: Greek - American
Biography: Alexia is a writer, photographer and anthropologist. She has worked in journalism, media production and academia, and has lived in the UK, Greece, and Sierra Leone. She was the managing editor at Makeshift Magazine for 5 years, and she has a PhD... read on
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Commuters
Copyright alexia liakounakou 2021
Date of Work 09/21/17 - 09/03/19
Updated 09/27/19
Location London
This is a series of photographs of people on the London Transport System. It is an observation of everyday life as it moves around the metropolis.

Though the transport system occupies the public sphere, I felt that individuals traveling on these trains and buses exuded something very unique about them, carving out a small personal space inside larger, public arenas - which is what I try to capture.    

Wholly shot on iphone.


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