Fotógrafo viaja pelo mundo para registrar os hábitos alimentares das crianças — Existe Guarani em São Paulo — Tiny Life

Kawakanih Yawalapiti, de 9 anos, do Mato Grosso Diante do aumento da obesidade global, o fotógrafo Gregg Segal viajou para diversos países para perguntar às crianças o que elas tinham comido durante aquela semana, para depois fotografá-las ao lado dos alimentos. O resultado foi publicado no livro “Daily Bread: What Kids Eat Around the World”. […] […]

Fotógrafo viaja pelo mundo para registrar os hábitos alimentares das crianças — Existe Guarani em São Paulo — Tiny Life

About Barbara Crane Navarro - Rainforest Art Project

I'm a French artist living near Paris. From 1968 to 1973 I studied at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island, then at the San Francisco Art Institute in San Francisco, California, for my BFA. My work for many decades has been informed and inspired by time spent with indigenous communities. Various study trips devoted to the exploration of techniques and natural pigments took me originally to the Dogon of Mali, West Africa, and subsequently to Yanomami communities in Venezuela and Brazil. Over many years, during the winters, I studied the techniques of traditional Bogolan painting. Hand woven fabric is dyed with boiled bark from the Wolo tree or crushed leaves from other trees, then painted with mud from the Niger river which oxidizes in contact with the dye. Through the Dogon and the Yanomami, my interest in the multiplicity of techniques and supports for aesthetic expression influenced my artistic practice. The voyages to the Amazon Rainforest have informed several series of paintings created while living among the Yanomami. The support used is roughly woven canvas prepared with acrylic medium then textured with a mixture of sand from the river bank and lava. This supple canvas is then rolled and transported on expeditions into the forest. They are then painted using a mixture of acrylic colors and Achiote and Genipap, the vegetal pigments used by the Yanomami for their ritual body paintings and on practical and shamanic implements. My concern for the ongoing devastation of the Amazon Rainforest has inspired my films and installation projects. Since 2005, I've created a perfomance and film project - Fire Sculpture - to bring urgent attention to Rainforest issues. To protest against the continuing destruction, I've publicly set fire to my totemic sculptures. These burning sculptures symbolize the degradation of nature and the annihilation of indigenous cultures that depend on the forest for their survival.
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6 Responses to Fotógrafo viaja pelo mundo para registrar os hábitos alimentares das crianças — Existe Guarani em São Paulo — Tiny Life

  1. Pingback: Fotógrafo viaja pelo mundo para registrar os hábitos alimentares das crianças — Existe Guarani em São Paulo — Tiny Life – Mágica Mistura✨

  2. Muito interessante! 👌🏻❤

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  4. pflkwy says:

    Não concordo totalmente com a destruição do meio ambiente, na forma que as grandes mídias falam globalmente. Onde os vilões só são os países subdesenvolvidos. Não vejo alguém falar da destruição provocadas pelas nações: EUA, França, Inglaterra, Alemanha, Japão.

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    • Acho que os verdadeiros vilões somos todos nós no mundo que compramos produtos do desmatamento no sul global
      (as ex-colônias de países europeus na América do Sul, África, Ásia); ouro, óleo de palma, madeira exótica, soja, carne bovina, etc. Isso só vai mudar se pararmos de comprar o que eles tentam nos vender. 🌍

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