‘portero’s’ –

SPAIN. Madrid. 'Portales', (Apartment foyers) mainly in the Cuzco area of the city. Many of these seventies apartment buildings retain these traditional Spanish foyers, together with a concierge known as a 'Portero'. The project was made during a workshop Peter Marlow gave with students from the Madrid photography school, EFTI in November Jose Vicente Berlanga (44 years old). Plaza Mariano de Cavia, 1 Has worked in this job for 12 years. Before that he worked in other buildings for 4 or 5 years. 2012[lF][lF]Contact email: New York : photography@magnumphotos.com Paris : magnum@magnumphotos.fr London : magnum@magnumphotos.co.uk Tokyo : tokyo@magnumphotos.co.jp Contact phones: New York : +1 212 929 6000 Paris: + 33 1 53 42 50 00 London: + 44 20 7490 1771 Tokyo: + 81 3 3219 0771 Image URL: http://www.magnumphotos.com/Archive/C.aspx?VP3=ViewBox_VPage&IID=29YL53F4VYB2&CT=Image&IT=ZoomImage01_VForm ©Peter Marlow / Magnum Photos