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Antonio Jorge Nunes
My name is António Jorge Nunes and I'm a fine art photographer based in northern Portugal.
I've always been interested in visual languages like painting, cinema and photography because of the way they can convey emotions silently.
I like to find order in chaos and am attracted by minimalistic subject matters. My passion is to create visually compelling, balanced and emotionally charged images that are able to communicate on their own.
My photos are as much a projection of my own inner world as the observation and awe for the ethernal balance of nature.
- April 2016 - "Stills", Gatilho Gallery, Amarante - Individual
- December 2015 - "Empreend'Artes", Tâmega Corporate Institute, Amarante - Collective Charity Exhibit
- November 2015 - "Tâmega e Sousa Único" finalists, Amarante City Hall, Collective
- August 2015 - "Abandoned", Amarante Municipality Library - Individual. Charity Exhibit for Animal Help Association (Associação Ajuda Animais em Amarante).
- May 2015 - "Collective Art Exhibition" - Real Marina Hotel & Spa, Olhão - Collective
- March / April 2015 - "Versus" - 11 da Vila, Loulé - Individual
- December 2014 / January 2015 - "Versus" - Sul, Sol e Sal Gallery, Olhão - Individual
- September/October 2005 - "African People" - Centro Cultural de Belém - with Sofia Brás Monteiro
- July/September 2005 - "Africa" - Badoca Park - with Sofia Brás Monteiro
- July 2004 - Fotomós 2004, "Olhares" - Ecoteca - Porto de Mós City Hall - Individual
- April 2004 - Exposição Comemorativa 2º Aniversário 1000imagens - Ílhavo - Collective
- June 2003 - "Um Olhar Sobre Amarante II" - Amarante City Hall - Individual
- June 2003 - "Con(tacto)" - Fronteira Cultural Center - Collective
- April 2003 - Exposição Comemorativa 1º Aniversário 1000imagens - Chamusca - Collective
- March 2003 - "Olhares Sobre o Mar" - Almeida Garrett Municipal Library - Porto - Collective
- December 2002 - "Con(tacto)" - Hotel D. Luis - Coimbra - Collective
- July/August 2002 - "Quod Erat Demonstrandum" - Hotel D. Luis - Coimbra - Collective
- June 2002 - "Um Olhar Sobre Amarante" - Amarante City Hall - Collective
- April 2002 - "Solidão Imensidão" - Faculdade de Filosofia de Braga - Collective
- July 2016 - Juror on "Fotografa!" contest 2nd edition, organized by Chaves Municipality
- July 2015 - Winner 1st Prize "Tâmega e Sousa Empreendedor", Photography category: "Tâmega e Sousa Único"
- July 2015 - Juror on "Fotografa!" contest, organized by Chaves Municipality
- Was the Co-founder of 1000imagens.com (2002-2015), the Portuguese photography community
- Was interviewed for the digital photography magazine «Mais Fácil», in the August 2003 edition
- He is Co-founder of iso1000.com, the first photography specific hosting site in Portugal
- Was a guest of XPTO show in NTV, in November 2003, about his participation in the olhares.net project
- Featured Author and interview on the «Câmara Digital» magazine in the September 2004 edition
- Was interviewed for «Jornal de Amarante», about his photographic work in Amarante, in September 2004
- Was interviewed for «The Diary of Shadows and Other Lights» in November 2006
- Published a portfolio of 8 pages in the «Olhar» section of the Courrier International Magazine (Portuguese edition) in February 2010
- Was interviewed for the Phocal Online Magazine (# 10) in October 2012