C.de Chorlito

In Stock

We publish an unpublished tour through the first photographs of Alberto García-Alix.  Alberto García-Alix. The first volume includes 2154 photographs taken  between 1975 and 1981. They show the life and environment of the author at a historic moment in of great political, social and cultural upheaval in Spain,  such as the Transition.
The first volume of the collection covers a period of seven years  (1975-1981) marked by the death of General Franco and the emergence of the so-called Movida Madrileña. the so-called Movida Madrileña. In this period, the photographs of Alberto García-Alix show the first CNT rally after the civil war, one of the first demonstrations in Spain for one of the first demonstrations in Spain for the rights of gays, lesbians and homosexuals, lesbians and transsexuals; the birth of youth subcultures or the effervescence of the youth subcultures or the effervescent cultural activity of Madrid's Rastro; and also his start with drugs.  and also their start with drugs.
These are seven years that begin with the photographer's debut behind the camera and last until the  the camera and which run up to his first solo exhibition at the Madrid gallery  exhibition at the Buades gallery in Madrid. The second volume of the  Nomadic Archive" collection, scheduled for 2023, will cover the period from 1982 to 1986.  from 1982 to 1986.


2023 Aperture PhotoBook Awards Shortlist
Photography: Alberto García-Alix
Editorial concept and edition: Frédérique Bangerter
Editorial design: Ricardo Báez
First edition 2022 Madrid
Bilingual edition: (Esp/Ing)
Digitisation & Prepress: La Troupe
Foreword: Abeyamí Ortega & Frédérique Bangerter
Texts years: Daniel Fernández Marco
Printing: Brizzolis
Layout: 17 x 24 x 4,5 cm
No. of pages: 704
No. of photographs: 2154
Photographs: 35mm
Captions: year_contact_negative number
ISBN: 978-84-122703-6-5
Legal Deposit: M-26402-2022

3 Items

related products

Other people were also interested in these titles