Joan Mateu

Photographer
  
From Hotels to the fields
Biography: I am a photojournalist working on both daily news and long term projects. Based in Barcelona, I specialize in the Catalonia conflict and have been photographing the “separatist process” for the past 5 years. For the past year, I have... read on

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Lockdown portraits

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Published work

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Las Raíces Camp

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Pablo Hasel Imprisonment

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Open Arms #79

By Joan Mateu — Spanish NGO 79th rescue mission on Central Mediterranean Sea. Covering for The Associated Press. Spanish..
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Press

By Joan Mateu — Daily news photos.
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Covid 19 Daily News

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Portraits

By Joan Mateu — Portraits, usually on assignment for newspapers
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Clara's lockdown

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Primary Health Care

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La Patrona

By Joan Mateu — The town of Pollença, at the North of Mallorca, celebrates every summer the victory of their citizens..
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Catalonia

By Joan Mateu — Day-to-day photos of the Catalan independence struggle. Photos with the capiton (AP Photo/Joan Mateu) were..
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Mallorca Pig Slaughter

By Joan Mateu — When the Mallorca's cold winter cames, families, friends and neighbors gather to realize..
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Memory and Repression

By Joan Mateu — As many streets, towns, cities of Spain, Bunyola, a little town in the island of Mallorca, still have..
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Des de l'Illa

By Joan Mateu — Continous ongoing project about Mallorca and its (my) people.
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La Condemna Invisible

By Joan Mateu — Jordi Cuixart is the president of Òmnium Cultural, a Catalan cultural association that works for its own..
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