Honorable Mention TIFA 2021 People / Portrait

Historic Atrocity

  • Photographer
    Fernando Braune
  • Agency / Studio
  • Technical Info
    B/w Photos Colored With Pastel, Crayon And Charcoal And Superposed With Colored Images.
  • Photo Date

At the end of September 2020, one member of the “Grota String Orchestra” (formed in a poor Community in Rio de Janeiro), Luiz Justino, upon returning from a performance, was approached on the street by police officers and put into prision, without having committed any crime. Later on, It was proven that, at the time of the crime, he performed with friends in a commitment with a constant agenda. Four days in prison, in a cell with dozens of prisoners, without knowing the reason, was enough for a review of one of the greatest tragedies in our history, which unfolds systematically, until today: “

Main exhibitions - Parallax Art Fair, London; Agora Gallery, New York; Color Art Gallery, Lisbon; Master in Contemporary Art, Florence; III Catalonia International Photography Biennial, Barcelona; Monteoliveto Gallery, Nice; Nice Acropolis Art Fair; Art 3F Mulhouse; AAF Milano 2015 - Milan; MONACO'15 ART - Monaco; AAF STOCKHOLM - STOCKHOLM; PAKS Gallery, Carrousel du Louvre (Paris); Spazio Tadini (Milan). Author of books:"Surrealism and Photographic Aesthetics"; "Cinema and Photographic Language"; "Temporalis"; "Querubins Da Grota"; "Invisible”; "Eu, Imagem".