Thomas Valentin has been active in photography for more than 50 years and only recently has he started to exhibit his work.
In February 2013, Cosmococa 6, a collaboration with Helio Oiticica
conceived in New York in 1973, was presented at the Hamburger Bahnhof-Museum fur Gegenwart, Berlin, during the Berlinale Cinema Festival. In the same year, as part of the FotoRio, his photographic essay “NO EXIT/SEM SAÍDA” was exhibited in the Centro Cultural da Justiça Federal. His photo essay TEMPOS was exhibited in the Centro Cultural da Justiça Federal in Rio de Janeiro from October to December 6, 2015. In 2017, Cosmococa 6 was presented in the Art Institutue of Chicago as part of Helio Oiticica’s restrospective To Organize Delirium. Also in 2017 exhibited “PONTOS EM FUGA” photo essay in the Centro Cultural dos Correios, Rio de Janeiro.
Thomas was active for more than 40 years in multinational capital goods industries, having led companies in Brazil, USA, Asia and Switzerland.