Lines of Shadow
José Roberto Bassul
The “Lines of Shadow” series evokes the Constructivism. Geometric, abstract, two-dimensional, its images are formed by the drawing of light in ordinary buildings in Brasilia, the most iconic modernist city.
José Roberto Bassul was born in Rio and lives in Brasilia. His photography turns to architecture and urban environment as an attempt "to draw thoughts, project desires and built spaces for the imagination". He has received several awards and his works has often been exhibited in festivals, galleries and museums in solo and group shows in Brazil and abroad. He has published two photobooks. His works belong to important private and public collections such as those of National Museum of Republic (Brasilia), Art Museum of Rio, Museum of Modern Art (Rio) and Museum of Photography (Fortaleza)