All posts tagged: Religion

Revisiting Alys Tomlinson’s BJP IPA-shortlisted series Ex-Voto

As British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award 2019 opens for entries, we revisit one of last year’s shortlisted photographers, Alys Tomlinson “Placed anonymously and often hidden from view, ‘Ex-Votos’ are offerings left by pilgrims as signs of gratitude and devotion,” explains Alys Tomlinson of the subjects of Ex-Voto, a series exploring offerings of religious devotion found at Christian pilgrimage sites. These small donations of …