Carolina is a Brazilian independent photographer based in Paris, France. Laureate at the Fondation Jean-Luc Lagardère Grant 2015, she pursues documentary stories both in Europe as in Brazil. She has also participated at VII Agency Masterclass 2014-2015.
Born in Minas Gerais, she grew up between countryside city Uberaba and the megalopole of Sao Paulo. She has as Photography degree at SENAC , Social Communication Journalism at the Catholic University of Sao Paulo and master degree in Cultural Project Development at Barcelona University.
Her work can be seen in publications such as GEO De, New York Times, LENS Blog, Le Monde, CNN, Epoca Magazine, among others.
Masterclass VII Agency (Milan)
Documentary Photography Workshop with Christopher Morris (VII Photo Agency), Arles Photo Festival
Trainee at La Cinémathèque de la Danse, Paris, France
Master Cultura Historica y Comunicacion, Universidad de Barcelona
Graduation on Social Communication / Journalism, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo
Senac School of Photography, Sao Paulo
2015Laureate, Jean-Luc Lagardère Foundation Grant
Finalist in International Photography Award Emergentes DST, Encontros da Imagem Festival, Braga, Portugal
Prized best reportage for “Living to Leave”, with Christopher Morris (VII Photo Agency), Arles, France
Project “Living to Leave” chosen as one of the best portfolios by Jean Luc Monterosso (Maison Européenne de la Photographie/ Paris), L’oeil de la Photographie
Women Changing India PNB Paribas & Magnum Photo Agency Competition, 2nd Place (collective), Paris, France
"LOOKING FORWARD" LENS Blog / New York Times First Exhibition in Africa, LagosPhoto Festival
Emergentes DST, collective exhibition, Teatro Circo, Braga, Portugal
"We are all Photographers Now", collective exhibition, Musée Elysée, Lauzanne, Switzerland
Solo exhibition “Pés” at Semana de Arte Modesta, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de São Paulo, Brazil