His latest personal project documents Bolivian Lucha Libre whose wrestlers are rather different to their more celebrated Mexican counterparts. His images will appear in Ballon’s first solo exhibition, Viva Las Luchadoras!, at the Bolivian Embassy in London from July 15–18.
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