Fotoclubismo: Brazilian Modernist Photography, 1946-1964
Fotoclubismo: Brazilian Modernist Photography, 1946-1964
Fotoclubismo explores the unforgettable creative achievements of Sao Paulo’s Foto-Cine Clube Bandeirante (FCCB), a group of amateur photographers whose ambitious and innovative works embodied the abundant originality of postwar Brazilian culture.
May 08, 2021 to September 26, 2021
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More than 60 photographs, drawn almost exclusively from MoMA’s collection, demonstrate the group’s extraordinary range.

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Although the FCCB's work was heralded around the world in the 1950s, it subsequently faded from view. This is the first museum exhibition to present this fascinating moment in photography’s history to audiences outside of Brazil.


The Museum of Modern Art
11 W 53rd St
New York, NY 10019

Image: Julio Agostinelli, Circus (Circense), 1951 /© 2020 estate of Julio Agostinelli