Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 1981.
Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, RJ.
PIPA 2011 and 2012 nominee.
Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2011.
About the artist
Rodrigo Torres studied Painting in School of Fine Arts – UFRJ and Photography at Ateliê da Imagem in Rio de Janeiro.
From 2006 to 2010 he worked as assistant for the artist Luiz Zerbini.
In 2010, he was selected to participate in the “Deepening Program”, at the School of Visual Arts at Parque Lage / RJ.
In 2011, participated individually on the “U-turn” project / arte BA; in 2009 made the solo
exhibition “Defeito” , at the gallery A Gentil Carioca /RJ.
He took part in many group exhibitions.The main were: “Generation 00 – the new
brazilian photography” / 2011 / Sesc Belenzinho / SP; “Arquivo Geral” / 2010 / Centro Cultural
Hélio Oiticica / RJ; “Crossing Borders, Building Bridges” / 2010 / Modified Arts / Phoenix-AZ /
USA; “12° Art Salon of Itajaí” / 2010 / SC; “16° salon UNAMA of small formats” / 2010 / Graça
Landeira / Belém-PA; “Contemporary Diary of Photography Prize” / 2010 / museum of UFPA /
He was awarded with the Acquisition Prize of 16° salon UNAMA of small formats.
Represented by: A Gentil Carioca.
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