Javier Alvarez

Photographer
  
EMOTIVIDAD DEL DESPRECIO
Location: Brooklyn
Nationality: Chilean
Biography: Javier Álvarez (Santiago de Chile, 1988) is a documentary photographer with a special interest in social issues. His work is focused on human relationships in neglected communities. Alvarez's work has been exhibited, published, granted... read on
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EMOTIVIDAD DEL DESPRECIO
Credits: javier alvarez
Date of Work: 02/01/12 - 12/31/69
Updated: 11/07/19
Location: Valparaiso Chile
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A photographic exercise that rescues Valparaiso's abandoned photo lab developing orders, as an attempt to access to one of people's most precious moments in life: the family time.
Through the artistic residencies program produced by FIFV (Valparaiso International Photo Festival) and the Chilean National Council for Arts and Culture, this exercise was edited as a collaborative publication named "El Album Familiar", released and exhibited in the port of Valparaíso, Chile in February 2012.

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STRANDED TEENAGERS (2019- Outgoing)

By Javier Alvarez — Only between 2016-17, about 171,635(*) immigrants crossed the mediterranean sea to a European destination. There isn’t an exact number that..
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PREDIO (PROPOSAL)

By Javier Alvarez — During the 90s, proletarian social movements began to occupying into abandoned buildings in São Paulo's downtown, Brazil. Today, there..
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ORANGE

By Javier Alvarez — A visual journal about how my partner and I fall in love, on a train trip from Istanbul to Warsaw in Eastern Europe.  ORANGE, 2014 We met us..
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ORANGE

By Javier Alvarez — A visual journal from the trip where two strangers got to know each other during a train trip from Istanbul (Turkey) to Warsaw (Poland), across..
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GOLD, BONES, DUST & LUST

By Javier Alvarez — A daily life series that explores the cultural identity of the longest street in America, Colfax Avenue in Denver (CO)   On this road, with..
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COLORADO 2020

By Javier Alvarez/Cecily Mauran — According to the Center for American Progress, by the 2020 presidential election, millennials will be largest voting population , making up around..
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