Luis Bustamante | Hull, 1970s
Arriving in the UK as a political refugee from Chile on Christmas Eve, 1974 – Luis was one of thirty Chileans who were welcomed by the city after fleeing government oppression in his home country. After studying at Hull University Luis worked in photography education in London and Bristol. He has carried out documentary work throughout Britain and his native South America.

Luis Bustamante’s photographs of Hull in the 1970s provide a unique opportunity to look at the city in a long gone past. Familiar places and faces that provide and insight into the character of the city.
Boy on the wall, Hull, 1970s.
Boy on the wall, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Pearson Park, Hull, 1970s.
Pearson Park, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Boys Playing Football Hull 1970s Luis Bustamante Print
Boys Playing Football in Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hull, 1970s.
Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hull, 1970s.
Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hull, 1970s.
Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hull, 1970s.
Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hull, 1970s.
Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Paragon Station, Hull, 1970s.
Paragon Station, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Fletcher's Fountain, Hull, 1970s.
Fletcher's Fountain, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Boyes, Hull, 1970s.
Boyes, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Boyes, Hull, 1970s.
Boyes, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
J Irwin Fish & Chips, Hull, 1970s.
J Irwin Fish & Chips, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Hessle Road, Hull, 1970s.
Hessle Road, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
The Kingston, Hull, 1970s.
The Kingston, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Shoppers in Hull, 1970s.
Shoppers in Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Phone Boxes, Hull, 1970s.
Phone Boxes, Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
1970s decor. Hull, 1970s.
1970s decor. Hull, 1970s.

Photo © Luis Bustamante.
Luis Bustamante | Photographs of Hull, 1970s
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