Ricardo Valentim | the artist
The artist Ricardo Valentim
Born 1978, Loulé, Portugal.
Lives and works in Lisbon and New York, .
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Growth and Culture is a conference project of Ricardo Valentim. It stems from the homonymous book of Margaret Mead and Frances Cooke Macgregor, with photographs taken by Gregory Bateson. In this essay, the authors present a study made on Balis society, by using 4.000 pictures out of the 25.000 taken between 1936 and 1939 in the spot…
Ricardo Valentim: Night Shapes
Three stories set in Berlin merge on the eve of a visit by Pope John Paul II. Hanna is homeless, and when she finds 100 marks, she is overjoyed. She plans to spend a night with her boyfriend in a hotel room with a bath. But things prove to be more complex than she imagined. Jochen is a farmer in the city overnight. He meets a young prostitute, whom…