Paulo Monteiro


I was born June 1963, in San Miguel, Azores also known as the “green islands” in Portugal & a self taught photographer.

My passion is developing long term projects about various subjects, such as popular religiosity, profane festivities, architecture, landscape, nature of world as it transpires.

My inspirational sources comes from the works of Henri Cartier-Bresson, William Eugene Smith, Sebastião Salgado and Cristina García Rodero, among others.

My work has been displayed in Portugal and abroad.