Javier Arcenillas


Photographer and Photoeditor. Graduate in Evolutionary Psychologist by the Complutense University and coordinator of the documentary school area PICA. His essays and photography are conceived in pillars that explore PsychoSociology in the helplessness and fragility of the individual in today’s society and in the perception of the imaginary territory as an element of reflection.

Won prizes, including ArtsPressAward, Kodak Young Photographer, European Social Fund Grant, Euro Press of Fujifilm, FotoPress, UNICEF, Sony World Photography, POYI, POYILatam, Fotoevidence, Gomma Grant, Eugene Smith Grant, Getty Images Grant, PDN, World Press Photo, Lucas Dolega. In 2013 entered the dictionary of Spanish photographers. It has 4 books published, “City Hope” on the satellite cities that populate the landfills of Latin America, “Welcome” that tells the story of the Rohingya refugees of Myanmar in the Kutupalong camp and Sicarios on the hitmen in Central America, and UFOPRESENCES in 2018. In the year 2016 La Fabrica publishes a Photobolsillo within the Photographers Spanish collection.

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Javier Arcenillas

Pride Photo Award

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