Sergio DUARTE

Gender:

Nationality(ies):

Brazil

Period of activity:

from 1970 circa

Genres:

abstract, creation, still-life, nude, portrait, surrealism

Processes:

color, black & white, video

Travels:

Brazil, Great Britain

Birth:

26/9/1954

 

  1. Biography
  2. Exhibitions
  3. Bibliography
  4. Collections
  5. Contact

1954  born 26 September in Sao Paulo, Brazil


1974-  studies at the Applied Advertising Experimental School in London. A writer, musician, painter and photographer


1975  starts taking amateur photographs during a stay in London. He says 'I suddenly found myself with a camera in my grip and I realized that this was what I wanted to do'. Starts his professional career, photographing during concerts and events (The Rolling Stones, Queen, Focus, The Who, Crusaders, Tangerine Dream, Deep Purple, Crosby & Nash, Chick Corea...)


1976  Rex Features in London


1977  he is back in Brazil and works in the advertising world, and for magazines such as Vogue, Playboy, Newlook. He gives up painting, starts working with video


1980-1995  decides to pursue his experimental research with the series 'Elektrografie: Photography with human hair for future clonation'. He uses a Sinar 4 x 5 inch camera


1980-2002  works with The Image Bank/ Getty Images


2003-  signs Sergio Valle Duarte. Works with galleries


Personal Exhibitions

 

1984  Museu da Imagem e do som, Sao Paulo (BR) 'Sergio Duarte. Abstracts'


Books / Monographies

 

1995?  'Elektrografie-Photography (analog and digital) with Human Hair, for Future Clonation (DNA) Year 1980-1995' Sergio Duart & Zoom, New York (USA) & Milano (I), Paola Sammartano


Modern Art Museum Sao Paulo (BR), Yokohama City Museum Yokohama (JP), Modern Art Museum Rio de Janeiro (BR, Musée Français de la Photographie Bievres (F), Musée de L'Elysée Lausanne (CH), Museum für Fotokopie Mulheim (D), Itau Cultural Sao Paulo (BR), Museo Internacional de Electrografia Cuenca (E), Museu Afro Brasil Sao Paulo (BR), Museu de Arte Brasileira Mab-Faap Sao Paulo (BR), Museu de Arte do Parlamento São Paulo (BR), Fondation Ory Auer pour la photographie Hermance GE...


Address:


BR Sao Paulo

 

Telephone:

 

Email:

svduarte@gmail.com

 

Website:

 

Gallery:


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