The Florist @ The Corner Of Vicente Lopez

 

Photographer Iuri Izrastzoff is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project “Julio Mendez, Florista‘.  To see Iuri’s gallery of photographs click on any image.

 

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Julio Mendez Iglesias arrived in Argentina from his hometown Galicia  Spain when he was a teenager. For the past fifty years, he is a flower seller, on the corner of Vicente Lopez, in Pueyreedon.  Julio is married and a father of two, a poet, plays the guitar and the harmonica.

 

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Text updated in 2017

Images taken in 2007

 

See also:

Paralelo Buenos Aires

By Iuri Izrastzoff

 


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