Maria Contreras Coll

Maria Contreras Coll

Maria Contreras Coll, born in 1991 in Barcelona, is a documentary photographer. She lives in Barcelona.

Articles by this author

Taboo (Issue I/2021)

“It is common knowledge in the village who is menstruating”

According to the “Chhaupadi” custom in Nepal, girls and women who are menstruating are considered impure and must be isolated. Maria Contreras Coll spent a year in Nepal and documented this tradition for her photo project “Journey to Impurity”.