Nario Barbosa

For more than 20 years working as a photojournalist, the artist appropriates everyday images while working for the journal and produces intervention work on the photo in various ways, from the negative to the photo paper and with different tecniques.

The Nario research carries a legacy of the past that is carefully explored in his work. The intervention in the photographs, provide to his artwork a very peculiar image, you fell directly linked to issues that the artist carries. Through the colors and a delicate work, the melancholic scenes sometimes gain a new meaning through the sensitive eye of the photographer.

He has participated in several exhibitions in Brazil, in some very important institutional places such as Itaú Cultural, and several galleries. It was awarded abroad, at the “Salón International Mercosur”, in Argentina and has his artworks in very important private collections.