|Nacimiento:||1975 en Lisboa, Portugal|
|Residencia:||Reside en Lisboa, Portugal|
|Premios ganados:||NOVO BANCO Photo 2016|
|Organizaciones con obra:||Fundação EDP|
|Enlaces oficiales||Web Facebook|
Pauliana Valente Pimentel was born in Lisbon in 1975, the city where she still lives but she is working all around the world. As a visual artist and freelance photographer she has been producing photo reportages since 1999 for various portuguese and foreign magazines and newspapers and exhibit in several european countries – Portugal, Spain, Italy, England, Germany, Greece, but also outside such as USA, China, Agrica (Marroco, Cape Verde) and Turkey. In 2005 she took part in the photography course of the Gulbenkian Creativity and Artistic Creation Program. She was from [Kameraphoto] collective since 2006 till his end in 2014, and now in 2016 she found a new collective – N’WE collective. Besides her participation in collectively authored books, she produced her own first book ‘VOL I’ in 2009, published by Pierre Von Kleist and ‘ Caucase, Souvenirs de Voyage’ in 2011 by Gulbenkian Foundation. Fillmography: “Diz-se que Portugal é um bom país para se viver”, 40 min, Portugal 2011; “Jovens de Atenas / Youth of Athens”, 13 min. Athens, Greece, 2012; “Entre Nous”, 51 min. Portugal, France, 2014. In 2015 she received the Visual Art prize – the best photographic work – from the Portuguese Authors Society and now she is nominee for the NovoBancoPhoto prize. Galeria 3+1 Arte Contemporanea in Chiado represented her for five years and nowadays she is represented by Galeria das Salgadeiras, in Lisbon. Part of her work belongs to several institutional and private collections.
Varios espacios de Vila Franca de Xira / Vila Franca de Xira, Lisboa, Portugal
Museu Coleção Berardo / Lisboa, Portugal