Amparo Garrido

About

Amparo Garrido works with photography and film. She has received the ABC Photography Award, the Purificación García Photography Contest Award, and the Junta de Andalucia INICIARTE Award, among others.

Her work is featured in prestigious collections, such as the Reina Sofia Museum, the Comunidad de Madrid Photography Collection, Es Baluard, the Balearic Islands Museum of Contemporary Art, CGAC (Galicia’s Centre for Contemporary Art), and the Fundación Coca-Cola collection, among others.

She has also shown her work through solo exhibitions and has participated in national and international collective exhibitions since 1986.

In 2018, she made her first foray into cinema with her feature film The silence that remains, shown at the Malaga Film Festival 2019; the Torino Film Festival 2019 (Italy); and the O Doxa Documentary Film Festival 2020 (Canada), among others, and was awarded the “Human Ecology Award” at the Suncine Environmental Film Festival, and the Best National Film Award at Ecozine (Spain).

Amparo Garrido
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