Exploring Humanity From a Bench in Barcelona
Continuous serendipity provided a concentrated place to capture the Life of a Bench
Have you ever stopped and thought to yourself, “if only this bench could talk?” Specific objects and street furniture in the city landscape can sometimes take on an importance beyond their unimposing appearance. For Hungarian freelance photographer Gabor Erdelyi, this moment came when he started living near an unusual square-shaped bench in Barcelona's old fishing village Barceloneta. For more than a year, pointing the camera out his window, he documented the dramas that occurred on and around it.