Leonardo Savaris is from Caxias do Sul/RS and currently lives in Novo Hamburgo/RS. He began to photograph in 2011 and graduated in photography of the University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos-UNISINOS/RS in 2017. Since then he has been improving his work skills and deserving prominence in publications, exhibitions and specialized competitions. Besides developing an authorial work, he also works as a freelance photographer.
Among the publications, we highlight the magazines: Only Mobile Art (NY), Black & White in Color for Photographers, GAPS Magazine and DASartes.
Competitions, selections and collective exhibitions:
Tiradentes Photography Festival, Tiradentes, MG
Imersos, Mascate Gallery, Porto Alegre, RS
Pertencimento, Memorial of the Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS (individual exhibition)
Valongo International Image Festival, Santos, SP
Paraty em Foco - selected in the category Portfolio em Foco, RJ
Brasilien, Grande Hotel Canela - Canela Institute of Photography and Visual Arts, RS.
2nd Biennial Caixa Econômica Federal of New Artists (national)
Brasilien, Art Market, Porto Alegre, RS
Transition, Ateliê da Imagem, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
3rd BIT! Photography Festival of the Incubator of Artists, Atibaia, SP
Mosaicography, Porto Alegre, RS
Carta das Laranjeiras, Salvador, BA
Sioma Breitman Photography Competition, RS
Lewis Hine Photography Award - Work and the Workers, Carmelite Palace, São Paulo, SP
Prize Unicos (Unisinos / RS) - Awarded in 3 categories: Photography Essay, Advertising Photography and Experimental Film
Poarte, Mascate Gallery, Porto Alegre, RS
Gaps Magazine Cultural Contest, Amî Gallery, São Paulo, SP
Solo Flight, Mascate Gallery, Porto Alegre, RS
Paraty in Focus - selected in the category Portfolio in Focus, RJ
The Fuga, Tony Petzhold Cultural Space, Porto Alegre, RS
(In)Common Places, DMAE Art Gallery, Porto Alegre, RS.