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Javier Arcenillas

Javier Arcenillas is a freelance photographer, member of Gea Photovords. He develops humanitarian essays where the main characters are integrated in societies that borders and sets upon any reason or (human) right in a world that becomes increasingly more and more indifferent. He is a psychologist at the Complutense University of Madrid. He has won several international prizes, including The Arts Press Award, Kodak Young Photographer, European Social Fund Grant, Euro Press of Fujifilm, INJUVE, Foto Press Third Prize, Luis Valtueña of Médicos del Mundo, Journalism Doñana’s prize, Luis Ksado, Make History, UNICEF, World Photography of the Year and POYI . Alongside a photographic essay about charity in India tittled “Kingdom Charity”. His reports abroad can be found in some outstanding publications such as Time, Der Spiegel, Stern, Guatemala’s newspaper or Miami Herald Magazine. Recently he has published “ WELCOME” a book about the camp of refugees in Myanmar ‘s Rohingya in Kutupalong.