29 Apr '14, 9am

We chat to one of the greatest photographers, Sebastião Salgado, who has spent decades capturing timeless images

Sebastião Salgado is always on the go. An economist by trade before taking up an acclaimed career in photography, the 70-year-old Brazilian has been bringing his poetic vision to every last shore on which human civilisation meets the natural world. In his boldly-titled new series, which took eight years to complete starting from 2004, he combines an artist’s eye for aesthetics with an attention to detail acquired from his extensive training as a photojournalist, and roams the globe to document the eco-regions of the planet, from Africa and the Amazon to Alaska and Siberia. The 248 works on display will be divided into five sections – the South of the Planet, Natural Sanctuaries, Africa, the North of the Planet and Amazonia and the Pantanal in Brazil’s Mato Grosso. Here, he gives us a glimpse of his thought process behind the art, and offers a sneak preview of works that wi...

Full article: http://www.timeoutsingapore.com/art/feature/sebastiao-sal...

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TGIF: Groove to Grease the musical, feast your eyes on Sebastião Salgado's images & more this weekend

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