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Rio’s Caixa Cultural Showcases Pierre Verger’s Photos

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Since Saturday, January 20th, Caixa Cultural, in Centro, hosts the exhibit "Dorminhocos" ("Sleepyheads"), portraying French artist Pierre Verger's photos on sleeping workers from all over the world. Until March 18th, visitors can see 145 photos, taken in places like Argentina, Peru, Congo, Guatemala and China.

All the photos displayed in the exhibition belong to the collection from the Pierre Verger Foundation, in Salvador (Bahia). Most of the 145 images are being showcased to the Carioca audience for the first time.

With the curatorship of Raphael Fonseca, "Dorminhocos" aims to present . . .

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