Fotografia a Catalunya

Xavier Martí Alavedra

Xavier Martí Alavedra


Xavier Martí Alavedra was born in Barcelona and studied sound and image at the Barcelona School of Audiovisual Media (Emav) in 1980. He continued his studies at the Barcelona International Centre of Photography (CIFB) where he started to teach photography in 1983. He also teaches at other institutions, institutes, cultural organisations and design schools. He widens his professional horizons by attending courses and workshops with such renowned photographers as Aaron Siskind, Susan Meiselas, Elliot Erwitt, Franco Fontana, Lucien Clerge, Sebastiao Salgado and Alex Web. Throughout his career he has worked as a commercial photographer and as a press photographer, as well as producing illustrative, social, documentary and anthropological work for publishers. He founded and manages the Can Basté Documentary Photography Conferences.


Exposicions individuals

2015 Gent del Port, Barcelona 1980. Centre d’Art la Rectoria, Sant Pere de Vilamajor.

2015 Gent del Port, Barcelona 1980. Centre de la platja, Centre Cívic de la Barceloneta, Barcelona.

2014 (del 17...

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BALSELLS, David (dir.). 8a Primavera Fotogràfica : del 22 d'abril al 31 de maig 1996. Barcelona: Generalitat de Catalunya, Departament de Cultura, 1996.

COSTA, Joan. La Imagen corporativa en el siglo XXI. Buenos Aires: La Cr...

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