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Thomaz Ferkas

Jogadas, conduites de balle


September 9th > September 28th 2002



 

Jogadas, conduites de balle,  1946 © Thomaz Farkas Courtesy Institut Moreira Salles, Brésil

 Jogadas, conduites de balle,  1946 © Thomaz Farkas Courtesy Institut Moreira Salles, Brésil

Originally from Hungary, he moved to Brazil in 1933.

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A pioneer of contemporary photography in Brazil, his inspiration was both in geometric abstraction, in chiaroscuro expressionism and in the contemporary imagination.


He had designed and installed the photographic laboratories of several institutions:

. Museum of Arte de Sâo Paulo, 1950

. Electrotechnical Institute at the University of Sâo Paulo, 1954

. School of Communication and Arts of Sâo Paulo, 1957

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Documentary filmmaker, Thomaz Farkas was a producer, operator and sometimes director.