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Member of the Nominating Committee in PIPA Prize’s first edition, Luiz Braga takes part in the prize as a nominated artist

Graduated in Architechture by Federal University of Pará, Luiz Braga started in photography at the age of eleven. Up until 1981, he photographed mainly in black and white. After this phase, he discovered the vibrant colors of the vernacular Amazonian landscape and, by invitation of the National Arts Foundation, he travelled throughout the region and improved his photographic repertoire. In 2009, he was one of Brazil’s representatives in the 53rd edition of the Venice Biennial, in Italy. Former member of the Nominating Committee, responsible for nominating artists to PIPA, in the first edition of the Prize, Braga takes part this year as a nominated artist. Access the recently created page to learn more about the artist’s career and works.

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