Txema Salvans’ clandestine photos of prostitutes waiting for clients on the side of Spanish highways

By Brennavan Sritharan

Txema Salvans’ book, The Waiting Game (published last year by RM), is a series of photographs of prostitutes waiting for clients on the margins of highways in contemporary Spain. The images are both formal and astonishingly relaxed, and it is this mix that has impressed Martin Parr, who wrote the introduction to the book and nominated Salvans for our Ones to Watch issue in January 2014. A typical image shows a woman waiting for a client in the middle of a rural crossroads under a hazy, sun-seared sky. Orderly lines of trees stretch off on each side, but …read more

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