Carolina Arantes

Location: Paris
Nationality: Brazilian, French
Biography: Carolina Arantes is an independent Documentary photographer based in Paris, France, and working mainly between Europe and South America. As a Storyteller, she develops long-term documentary works based on themes that aim to help us reflect about... read on
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Kickstarter: First Generation Book published by FotoEvidence
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Nov 18, 2021
First Generation Book Kickstarter is now launched!

The work was selected by French Polka Magazine and Kickstarter for a special crowdfunding campaign and will be published next year by FotoEvidence. The work will be curated by Azu Nwagbogu, from Lagos Photo festival and will be introduced by French - Ivorian Professor and Lecturer Maboula Soumahoro.

Do not hesitate to give it a look, share and support the campaign! Thank you. 
First Generation: a Photo book
Carolina Arantes documents French Identity Affirmation by women of African descent in France

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Live with Azu Nwagbogu / Lagos Photo Festival

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Photo Masterclass @ Pompidou Museum Platform

By Carolina Arantes — Hello there!  I'm sharing here, **for those who speak French** (for the moment), my intervention..
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Lory Martinez Portrait @ NYT + great Story on Podcast today

By Carolina Arantes — Podcasting Is Booming. Will Hollywood Help or Hurt Its Future? A frothy adaptation market is just one sign..

2020 National Geographic Explorer

By Carolina Arantes — I was granted for HOLY COW work and have not enough words to say how honoured and happy I am to be a 2020..
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Amazonia Story @Le Figaro Magazine

By Carolina Arantes — Hi, sharing here the link to my last reportage at Le Figaro Magazine (available online for the subscribed to..
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Exhibitions Invitation

By Carolina Arantes — Two of my documentary works are on last week exhibitions, so I'm coming here to invite those in Munich..

Holy Cow @ The Guardian today

By Carolina Arantes — A very complete publication of this long term Photo Story.  The million dollar cow: high-end farming in..

Interview @ Maledetti Fotografi

By Carolina Arantes — Carolina Arantes: sono sempre stata interessata alle vite degli altri - Maledetti Fotografi Leggi la nostra..

Holy Cow @ Nouvel Obs

By Carolina Arantes — From this morning on, will can find Holy Cow in a 6 pages publication @ Nouvel Obs French weekly..

Das Perfekt Steak

By Carolina Arantes — This Stern assignment is a pearl and I'm very very happy to share it with you. The story had finally reached..
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First Generation @The Guardian Portfolio online

By Carolina Arantes — Delighted to share this! ..
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First Generation + Little interview @HUCK mag

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Winner of The 2017 FireCracker Grant

By Carolina Arantes — Delighted to announce that Carolina Arantes is the winner of the 2017 Firecracker Grant ,  awarded to a..
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Firecracker 2017 @ BJP

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Invitation / projection ARPIA + MEP

By Carolina Arantes — Hi, for those who might be in Paris on the next 30th June, it will be a pleasure to share this evening with..
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@ Volkskrant

By Carolina Arantes — Pat Cleveland portrait at the Volkskrant newspaper Sunday Magazine, last December.  Pat Cleveland used..
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First Generation @ Angkor Photo Festival Projections

By Carolina Arantes — Very happy and honoured to have First Generation part of the next  Angkor Photo Festival &..
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Open Call Visura + BuzzFeed / Brazil

By Carolina Arantes — I'm very glad to annouce the news and to be the winner, along with Joao Pina, of this great initiative.Â..

Holy Cow Image @ GEO De 06 2016

By Carolina Arantes — Happy to have a Holy Cow image at GEO  June 2016 Kosmos double page section ! Holy Cow is a project about..
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Fondation Lagardère Grant 2015

By Carolina Arantes — Dear colleagues and friends, Yesterday night I have officially received, from the President of the Jury's..

First Generation @JuliaMargaretCameron Award"

By Carolina Arantes — I'm happy to share that First Generation is one of the finalists at "7th edition of the Julia Margaret..

Epoca Magazine this week

By Carolina Arantes — Few portraits in a reportage about Parisian mourning after the attacks. At this week Brazilian Magazine..

@ LOOKING FORWARD Lens Blog Exhibit

By Carolina Arantes — I'm very happy and honoured to be have FIRST GENERATION as part of LOOKING FORWARD, the first..

Article about First Generation Afrique

By Carolina Arantes — A small article about my project First Generation is now online at Le Monde Afrique.  First..
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