“Heroes” is a personal body of work about my family and how my uncle’s heroin addiction and his death from overdose affected and changed our lives.
What I am presenting now is the first step of a long term project, starting on chapter 1: “The man who sold the world”.
I took these photos during the first year of his absence, when I started to think about explaining our story and also trying to search for some answers.
Heroine brought and took off Santi’s life. Little part of his days, when there was music and drugs, he was like a Hero, living between sparkling little moments of happiness and madness.
And that ripped my home apart.