1st Place 2017 Editorial

Battle of Flags

  • Prize
    Gold in Editorial/Political, 1st Place winner in Editorial
  • Photographer
    Jordi Cohen

From September to December 2017, Barcelona has been immersed in a multitude of public demonstrations for and against the independence of the Spanish state. In all of them we have been able to observe a multitude of flags and symbols with different meanings, and in many occasions also linked to opposing feelings.

Jordi Cohen is a documentary photographer based in Barcelona. Born in Manresa, Spain. With a Medical background, he has worked for twenty years in the health sector in Spain, Latin America and Africa. Make fundamentally social reports. His work attempts to convey emotions linked to cultural aspects of different countries and civilizations. NGO Contributor AIDNOH (Haiti), Agua de Coco (Madagascar) and Cafebabel (Digital European magazine).Has exhibited his work in Europe and America, to highlight San Diego Art Institute, CEH “Manege” St. Petersburg, Royal Geographical Society of London, Galle