PERPHOTO regularly welcomes, with a highlight on the website’s homepage, the photographic work of an individual artist or group that is particularly significant for the project. Within the site, a specific section proposes a monographic gallery of images of the author, accompanied by an essay of critical contextualization.
José Carlos Duarte (Castelo Branco, 1971), aka José Júpiter (Lisbon, 2008-2016), lives and works in Lisbon. Graduated in Computer Engineering (FCT-UNL) and with a postgraduate degree in Photography, Design and Contemporary Art (Atelier de Lisboa, 2011-12), he works mainly in the area of “Information Technologies”. As a photographer, he collaborates regularly with the mala voadora company and the choreographers João dos Santos Martins and Tiago Cadete. He was a photography teacher and has been exhibiting his authorial work occasionally since 2009