Antonio Tarsis

(this page was last updated in July 2020)

Salvador, Brazil, 1995.
Lives and works between Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and London, UK.

PIPA Prize 2020 nominee. 

Maid’s son, unknown father, grandson of market vendors of Feira das Sete Portas [Sete Portas’ market], born in Arraial do Retiro favela, at Cabula, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. He went to school until the 5th grade. He’s initiated his production while still young, at 14 years old.


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