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Show RCA 2019

Ignacio Barrios

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Major project:

Blind Spot

blind spot



    the point of entry of the optic nerve on the retina, insensitive to light.

  2. an area where a person's view is obstructed.

    "the rear-view mirror eliminates blind spots on both sides of the car"


  • Previous degrees

  • BA Media & Communication, Complutense University of Madrid, 2014; Professional Digital Photography Course, EFTI, Centro Internacional De Fotografia Y Cine, 2009
  • Exhibitions

  • 'Brexhibition', Courtyard Gallery, Royal College of Art, London, 2019; 'Images can be', Lumen Crypt Gallery, London, 2019; 'Renaissance Photography Prize Finalists', Getty Images Gallery, London, 2017; 'Work-In-Progress Show', Royal College of Art, London, 2018; 'Mutaciones', Estudio Figueroa-Vives, La Habana, Cuba, 2017; 'Cuba for Keeps', Krowswork Gallery, Oakland, California, 2013; '44:53', Salle Zéro, Alliance Française, Havana, Cuba, 2012; 'Afinidades', Sala Chaplin, Cinemateca de Cuba, Havana, Cuba, 2010; 'MadridFoto', Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain, 2011
  • Awards

  • Genesis Postgraduate Award, 2019; Finalist, Renaissance Photography Prize, 2018; Bronze & Honorable Mention, PX3 (Paris), 2015; Shortlisted, Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña, 2015; Finalist, Renaissance Photography Prize, 2015; Finalist, 1st Edition Arte 40 Contest, 2012; Shortlisted, Purificacion Garcia Photography Prize, 2012
  • Sponsors

  • Genesis Imaging Postgraduate Award
Royal College of Art