The colour genius of Miguel Rio Branco (influenced by Luigi Ghirri)
miguel rio branco - from "silent book", 1997
'The Man of the Future', gelatin silver print, From the series 'Carnaval na Lona no Brasil' (Carnival on Canvas in Brazil). This ongoing series chronicles the days of glory of ordinary Brazilians. A fragment of Rio's witty 'downtown' carnival which is characterized by political and social commentary. Exhibited in 'II Rotterdam Photography Biennial', Netherlands, 1990.