Sebastião Salgado


A tribute to photographer Sebastião Salgado, this room displays 21 photos that represent the main works by this globally acknowledged artist. The video Êxodos is also shown in this room.

Born in the town if Conceição do Capim, Vale do Rio Doce, Minas Gerais, Sebastião Salgado is one of the most important photographers in the world. With several books published, the artist uses his camera – always in black & white – to register aspects of human life, and he does so with rare sensitivity, emotion and deep ethical and social responsibility.