The photographs of Xavier Ribas analyse processes of transformation of contemporary metropolises, and the ways of life and habitability that these changes bring about.
“Thinking of the periphery made me reminisce on images of childhood, of when we played in the street. For example, my cousins lived in Carrer Entença and Carrer Casanoves, in the Eixample. They never played in the street. They’d go from school to after-school clubs, from the clubs to music lessons, and then home.”