David Arribas

Location: Madrid. Spain
Nationality: Spanish
Biography: David Arribas González ( 1978, Spain ) Freelance and Documentary photographer based in Madrid. Spain. Interested in anthropological-social reporting. I seek to document the life forms of the environment around me that interest and inspire... read on
Rural carnivals in Spain.
david arribas
Feb 25, 2017
Devils of Luzón.
Guadalajara . Spain.

“Luzon’s devils” is a tradition transmitted from generation to generation, with  possible Celtic-medieval origin  and declared Activity of Provincial Interest.

Men, women and children wear devil’s costumes with big cowbells (called “tricks and canyons”) and animal’s antlers, painting their bodies with a paste made of soot and oil and placing raw potatoes on their mouth like big tooth.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oHn72kP8U8 via Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival 2016.  Selection. Documentary project 

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