Photographer Jacques Dequeker09.4.08   |   Posted in: Art & Design, Fashion   |   By: A. Salem Jones
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Jacques Dequeker was born in Porto Alegre, Southern Brazil, in 1970, and has lived in SÃ£o Paulo since 1998. Self-taught, he started to photograph in 1997 influenced by friends such as photographer Pedro Flores and make-up artist Duda Molinos, whose work inspires images made by Dequeker. In 2000, the photographer published his first essay in Vogue Brazil magazine, to which he has contributed regularly since then. Two years later, in 2002, he wins the Brazilian Association of Textile Industry award for best fashion photographer in Brazil. In the following year, in 2003, he exploded abroad, appearing in Vogue Portugal, the French issue of Marie Claire, Glamour Paris, Swedish Forum Hasselblad, V Magazine, TWILL, El Pais newspaper, among others.
Check out his site and view his advertising, beauty and fashion galleries.