Altavista Collective was formed in Santos, Brazil 2014 during the Ibero-American Photographic Collective Meeting E.CO Santos.
Rwanda genocide survivors was the Collective's first project. Since then, the projects have been investigating the visual of Brazilian religiousness, Urban Planning, popular architecture as portrait of the country´s political situation and the impact of corrupted politics on cities´ visual orders.
Alyson Montrezol, university lecturer and photographer and
Jarkko Wickström, diplomatic employee and photographer.
Coletivo Altavista participated in several group exhibitions in Brazil and organized an exhibition of the Rwanda Genocide Survivors project in Norway.
Participated in group shows:
- 09/2014 E.CO Santos in Santos - SP
- 03/2015 5th Tiradentes Photography Festival - MG, O Portrait exhibition
- 08/2015 JFoto15, Juiz de Fora - MG
- 01/2016 22nd Praia Grande Plastic Arts Salon
Currently Coletivo Altavista works to launch its first photobook in 2021.