David Macias and Spain's young and unemployed

David Macias is a Spanish-born, UK-based photographer, interested in the mechanics of socioeconomic power and inequality, especially the every day representations of it. In his series Banishment, Macias photographs the giant percentage (nearly 50%) of young, unemployed Spaniards. With reasons pointing to an unstable economy, the unemployment rate has pushed those affected to leave Spain…

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Sarah Pickering keeps the peace with "Public Order"

Based in the United Kingdom, photographer Sarah Pickering has worked with the emergency services, pyrotechnic manufacturers, TV prop makers, and police departments to produce some of her most recent bodies of work. Riots and scenes of civil unrest are a daily occurrence in a small town called Denton.  Despite the heavy police presence the violence…

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