32. Daniel Castro Garcia
Turkey as seen from Lesbos, Greece, November 2015
Photographic print on Hahnrmühle 320gsm paper
80 x 64cm
1/1 unique single edition for The Hands Up Foundation
£1,300 - 1,700
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Daniel Castro Garcia is a Spanish/British multimedia artist working within the fields of photography and video. His practice utilises portraiture, landscape and journalistic techniques to explore the boundaries between conceptual art and social documentary, and demonstrates a sensitive and intimate style, often adopting a collaborative approach to image making that creates metaphorical and ethically driven representations. He is interested in the enveloping and unfolding spiritual space of creation that empowers a commitment to active citizenship, social consciousness and respect.
Daniel's work has received extensive international acclaim and awards including the prestigious W. Eugene Smith Fund in Humanistic Photography, The British Journal of Photography International Photography Award, FOAM Talent, Magnum Foundation Fund, the Royal Photographic Society Vic Odden Award and the Tokyo International Photography Competition.
His work has been exhibited internationally at major institutions including Les Recontres D’Arles (FR), MOCP Chicago (USA), Cortona on the Move (IT) and New York University (USA) amongst others; his archive is held in prestigious collections including the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation (DE), Incite Project (UK) and MOCP Chicago (USA).
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