5 Mar

Pictures of Mazagan by Guy Veloso

This month we will display some pictures taken by Guy Veloso, registered during  the Saint James Festival, in the city of Mazagan (AP), Brazil.
Guy Benchimol Veloso is a talented photographer in the Amazon region and world citizen, he was born in Belem, where he also works. Law graduated, He has been a photographer since 1988.
His masterpieces are present in renowned public and private entities, with special stress to the Joaquim Paiva Collection of Contemporary Photography; Itaú Cultural – Rumos Project; Museum of Photography of Curitiba; National Library of Rio de Janeiro; Museum of Modern Art (Belém-Pará), Funarte Collection; Portuguese Centre of Photography of O Porto-Portugal and University of Essex Collection of Latin American Art (UECLAA), Colchester-England.
Participate in the book “Visual History – Origins and Evolution of the Brazilian Photography”, Angela Magalhães and Nadja Peregrino, 2005.
His recent work, “Between Faith and Fever: Portraits”, is an artistic and anthropological work; an “archeology of images” of a forgotten nation. According to the photographer, “ the search for a mystical identity that can lead us, and feed us with its symbols”.
More Information://www.fotografiadocumental.com.br/bio.html

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