Hanna Jarzabek

Photographer & Photojournalist
Location: Madrid /Spain
Nationality: Polish
Biography: Hanna Jarzabek (1976, Poland). She finished a Master degree in Political Science and worked on refugee reports for UN agencies such as UNRWA and UNCTA. She developed her passion for photography while travelling (the Gaza Strip, Iran,... read on
“Zenia” from "Transito" multimedia project is now available with English subtitles.
hanna jarzabek
Dec 26, 2017
"I was more man than many of the men on the street today. A real macho who knew how to impose himself, with body worthy of bodybuilder and tattooed arms. I was never attracted to boys. I always liked only women. "

Zenia is a former excavator driver, who began her transition when she was 37 years old. She defends the freedom to define her gender according to her own criteria. Her example serves to break stereotypes about the ideal of feminine beauty, which supposedly seek all transgender women. The history of Zenia also allows us to clarify the difference between gender identity and sexual orientation, making visible a little known reality. Many transgender women consider themselves as lesbians and want to maintain relationships with other women after their transition

Zenia - Tránsito
La percepción de la transexualidad ha sido modelada socialmente y a través de los medios de comunicación mediante estereotipos de marginalidad…


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"The Autumn Flowers" at PhotoAlicante 2020 Festival

By Hanna Jarzabek — "The Autumn Flowers" is a project about sexual gender diversity among elders.  FLORES DE..

Catalan TV speaks about my project "OFF THE MAP" - Transnistria

By Hanna Jarzabek — How do you live in a place that does not exist on any map of the world? What is the influence of unilateral..
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OFF THE MAP - new exhibition

By Hanna Jarzabek — OFF THE MAP exhibition goes to Barcelona!  FUERA DEL MAPA – Transnístria de Hanna Jarzabek..

My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (6/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — ‘Transnistria’ (6/6) ‘Transnistria’ (6/6).

My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (5/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — ‘Transnistria’ (5/6) ‘Transnistria’ (5/6).

My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (4/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — ‘Transnistria’ (4/6) ‘Transnistria’ (4/6).

My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (3/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — ‘Transnistria’ (3/6) ‘Transnistria’ (3/6).

My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (2/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — The second picture from my series about Transnsitria published in "El Pais"..
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My series about Transnistria in "El Pais" (1/6)

By Hanna Jarzabek — Today "El Pais" begins the series on Transnistria. Until Saturday one photo from my last project..
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Speaking about my last project "Off the map" in Spanish TVE

By Hanna Jarzabek —         La hora cultural - 08/10/19 - RTVE.es           La..

"Off the map" exhibition portrayed by Spanish TV 5

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OFF THE MAP - exhibition

By Hanna Jarzabek — OFF THE MAP - exhibition at the International School of Photography and Cinema (EFTI) Madrid. How do you..
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Interview in DOFoto magazine

By Hanna Jarzabek — I just cannot stand when people are discriminated - interview with Hanna Jarzabek by Matúš..
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My project "Black Future" at the Batumi PhotoDays Festival (Georgia)

By Hanna Jarzabek — Very happy to be selected for the Batumi Photodays (Georgia) main exhibition Mirror Land!  Black Future..

TVE Catalonia speaks about "The Autumn Flowers" exhibition

By Hanna Jarzabek — Min. 13:46          L'Informatiu Cap de Setmana 29/06/2019 - RTVE.es..

EuropaPress about "The Autumn Flowers" exhibition.

By Hanna Jarzabek — EuropaPress publishes an article about my last exhibition "The Autumn Flowers" - documentary..

"The Autumn Flowers" published by ARA

By Hanna Jarzabek — The Catalan newspaper ARA publishes my photoreprtage about the homosexual elders:     Avis..

"The Autumn Flowers" projection in Cerlà (Girona/Spain)

By Hanna Jarzabek — This afternoon in Cerlà (Girona/Spain) I'll have a pleasure to present my documentary about..
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Tránsito - gender transition in adulthood.

By Hanna Jarzabek — This friday (21.06) I'll have a pleasure to present my project "Transito" about gender..

Exhibition "The Autumn Flowers" in Santa Coloma

By Hanna Jarzabek — Next week starts the exhibition "The Autumn Flowers" in Santa Coloma / Barcelona (Spain). Here you..

My portrait of Sergei in the final of the Grand Press Photo 2019

By Hanna Jarzabek — Really happy to be in the final of Grand Press Photo - the most important Documentary Photography..

Lesbians & much more on the streets in Valencia

By Hanna Jarzabek — I always wanted to expose my photographs on the street, and here it goes! Thanks to PhotOn Festival of..

Interview about "The Autumn Flowers"

By Hanna Jarzabek — My interview in Reenfoca2 radio about the exhibition "The Autumn Flowers" (in Spanish) ..

Periódico "El Mundo" sobre mi exposición "Flores de otoño"

By Hanna Jarzabek — El periódico "El Mundo" publica hoy una noticia sobre mi exposición "Flores de..
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