Betty Laura Zapata

Location: London, United Kingdom
Nationality: Venezuelan
Biography: Betty Laura Zapata is a Venezuelan documentary photographer based in London. She focuses on long-term projects that document Latin American social issues, political conflicts, health, immigration and gender violence. Betty completed an MA course... read on
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Credits: betty laura zapata
Date of Work: 07/01/14 - 05/31/17
Updated: 12/06/19
Location: venezuela
X-Ray shows Venezuelan public hospitals in a state of continued crisis. The photographs presented here reveal the disintegration of public healthcare facilities and the suffering of vulnerable patients.

This situation is cited as a microcosm of the problems facing the country at large. The pervading poverty, violence, corruption and negligence exist simultaneously within the hospital walls.

Published in Channel 4

By Betty Laura Zapata —

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