Collective Dokumental recognized in Brazil.

Images from the Pen?arol neighborhood, Montevideo, Uruguay.  ..One of the many patrons that frequents the neighborhood bar on a regular basis.  Founded in the early days of the Pen?arol, this place remains an central element of social life in the area.  Montevideo, Uruguay. (Martin Herrera Soler)

Photo: The bar.  One of the many patrons that frequents the neighborhood bar on a regular basis. Founded in the early days of the Peñarol, this place remains an central element of social life in the area. Montevideo, Uruguay.  By: Martin Herrera Soler.

The collective Dokumental (Diego Vidart and Martin Herrera) was recently recognized as one of the top 20 emerging names of photography by FestFotoPoA (International Photography Festival of Porto Alegre by it’s acronym in portuguese) for its work 34°49’32’’S 56°12’07”O (Peñarol).  During the next edition between April 6th and May 1st, this work will be exhibited in the fair together with the other 19 selected artists.  You can see more of this work in the following gallery: Peñarol with images by both artists.  To know more about this essay, please visit dokumental.  For an english translation of the project, please check this Peñarol post.

Images by Diego Vidart and Martin Herrera.  Produced by Dokumental.

SELECIONADOS FOTOGRAMA LIVRE 2011

1 Coletivo Paralaxis – Ocupação

2 Ponto Fixo – Claudia Magno

3 Sala – Ismael Agliardi Monticelli

4 Distopia da Cidade Invisível – Leticia Sulzbacher

5 Paisagens Passageiras – Jose Carlos Baretta

6 Projeto infoto – Katia costa

7 Auto-Estima – Claudio Meneguetti

8 Piezas – Mariela Amadio

34°49’32’’S 56°12’07”O – Dokumental colectivo (Diego Vidart y Martin Herrera)

10 A Casa do Ser – Ana Carolina Póvoas

11 Exu Vermelho – Franco Pereira Hoffchneider

12 Marionetas – Nicolas Parodi

13 Batalha de B-boys – Clério Augusto Back

14 Watch Her Disappear – Natália Tonda

15 Sob O Carrossel – Marina Castilho Takami

16 Anotações de um tempo incerto – Eduardo Queiroga

17 Retratos da Garoupa – Fernanda Grigolin

18 Coletivo Reverbe – Cidade Signo

19 Screens – Bruno Zorzal

20 Desde La ventana – Rafael Casares