Alexandre Furcolin

Born in Campinas 1988. Live and Works in São Paulo since 2005.

He is visual artist and photographer from Brazil, born in Campinas-SP, in 1988. He lives and
works in São Paulo since
2005, where he develops artistic research through photobooks, installations, site-specific
sculptures, and performances that have the photographic language as it’s starting point.. His
work explores the formal and discursive possibilities of visual language – in the
relationship between images, drawings, paintings, words, and markings utilizing different supports,
scales, time-frames and structures.
Alexandre has published nine photography-based books, such as -São Paulo- (2021-Louis Vuitton
Fashion Eye Collection, Paris), -Tangerina- (2019 – published by Bessard Editions, Paris) and Casa
Doze (2015, self published in São Paulo and exhibited in “Photo-Paged: On Brazilian Experimental
Publishing” at Centre de la photographie Genève, Switzerland). Two books were shortlisted in
‘Prêmio Latinoamericano de Fotolivros, by Foto Museo Cuatro Caminos – México (2017) ,
and one shortlisted in ‘Felifa FOLA International Prize – fototeca LatinoAmericana – Buenos
Aires – Argentina(2017). He participated in group exhibitions in galleries and institutional
spaces such as off Cairo Bienalle (2018 – Cairo Egypt) Centro Cultural São Paulo (2017 – São
Paulo) , galeria A Gentil Carioca (2017 – Rio de Janeiro), Fauna Galeria (2016 – São Paulo) and
Geneva Photo Center (2017 – Switzerland). He has had 3 solo
shows and he participated in several group shows in Brazil, besides art fairs such as RTRio,
SPArte and Paris Photo.