30 Amazing Photographs Showing Life in Barcelona’s Red-light District During the 1950s and 1960s

The most acclaimed chronicler of Catalan culture, Joan Colom (born 1921) is one of the most important Spanish photographers of the second half of the twentieth century. Here’s a collection of 30 amazing black and white photographs, including his best known images of the 1950s and ’60s, taken somewhat clandestinely in the red-light district of Barcelona’s famous Barrio Chino.

(Photos by Joan Colon)

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