By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The photography exhibition “Alair Gomes, muito prazer” (Alair Gomes, very pleased to you) opened in the Biblioteca Nacional do Brasil (National Library of Brazil) in Centro on August 11th. Continuing through October 31st, the exhibition features the work of Brazilian photographer Alair Gomes including sets never before shown to the public.
Born in Valença, Rio de Janeiro in 1921, Gomes first devoted himself in 1948 to physics, mathematics, and biology following earning his degree in Engineering. In was in 1965, after a six-month trip through Europe with a . . .