Mário Macilau

Mário Macilau

Maputo (Mozambique), 1984

Mário Macilau is a documentary photographer whose work aims to make visible the social conditions in his country and the African continent. He started in the world of photography in 2003, but it was not until 2007 when he devoted himself professionally.

Macilau has participated in important exhibitions internationally such as the Biennial of African Photography of Bamako 2011, the BESTphoto 2011 of Portugal, the 6th Edition of the Chobi Mela Photo Festival of Bangladesh 2011, the Photospring of Beijing 2011 or Lagos Photo I and II edition. In addition, he is a member of the committee of artists and curators of each photography festival held in Africa organized by the Goethe Institute.

This artist exhibits in the following galleries

Galerie Alex Serra

Programa General

Artist's works

Mário Macilau | Breaking news

Mário Macilau

Breaking news, 2015

Pigmento inyectado

60 x 90 cm

Mário Macilau | A boy with toy

Mário Macilau

A boy with toy, 2019

Archivo de tinta de pigmento sobre algodón

80 x 120 cm

Mário Macilau | Covered by Sheets

Mário Macilau

Covered by Sheets, 2015

Pigmento inyectado

80 x 120 cm

Mário Macilau | Two boys with a fish

Mário Macilau

Two boys with a fish, 2019

Archivo de tinta de pigmento sobre algodón

80 x 120 cm

Mário Macilau | Nelson Madlate

Mário Macilau

Nelson Madlate, 2015

Archivo de tinta de pigmento sobre algodón

60 x 90 cm