Joan Colom i Altemir*

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Joan Colom i Altemir (born 1921 in Barcelona) is a Catalan photographer renowned for his portraits of Barcelona’s underworld and working class, especially in the infamous neighbourhood of Raval. Colom was a self-taught photographer, and produced his best-known pictures while working during the week as an accountant. In 1957 he became a member of the Agrupació Fotogràfica de Catalunya (AFC), and co-founded in 1960 the artist’s group El M