Paulo Pimenta

Born in December 24th, 1967, and currently living in Porto, works as a photojournalist for the Portuguese newspaper Público, from 1999 until now. Appart from his main activity, has several personal projects, working with various well-known Portuguese theatre companies, including Crinabel, As Boas Raparigas and Nec.

In 2010 wins the Estação Imagem | Mora Photojournalism Award, with the report “Sabor”.

He has held as well a number of solo exhibitions with particular emphasis on “Histórias Fora de Palco”, at the Portuguese Center of Photography in Porto; “Na casa de”, on tour at several FNAC gallerys in Portugal;  “Projeto Reintegração pela Arte”, at the Municipal Gallery of Matosinhos; “20 Anos de fotografia” of the theater company As Boas Raparigas  on billboards at Porto; “O meu Paredes de Coura”, in the village cultural center; Rock no Rolo”, at Palácio de Cristal, Porto.