Bronze / 2019 / Portraiture / Children

Child's Dreams

  • Prize
    Bronze in Portraiture/Children
  • Photographer
    Joao Miguel Barros

A child tries to discover his dream in a distant space. This image was taken in the old city of Accra, Ghana, in the middle of a training of young boxers

João Miguel Barros was born in 1958, in Lisbon, Portugal.
He is a Lawyer by profession, in Lisbon and Macau.
He was co-director of the SEMA culture and visual arts magazine published in Lisbon between 1979 and1982.
In 2017 began to exhibit his photography work, with individual exhibitions at “Creative Macau - Center for Creative Industries”, Macau (Feb. 2017) and at “Museu Berardo”, Belem Cultural Center, Lisbon, Portugal (from Feb. to Aug. 2018). He has participated in several group exhibitions.
He published two photobooks: “Between Gaze and Hallucination” (self-published) in 2018