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Born in Rio de Janeiro, editor and art director Maria Lago lived and studied Editorial Design and Fine Arts in Rio and Madrid before moving to New York in 2014. She creates art and photo books, including hand-bound volumes and limited-edition artist monographs. She also designs and develops publications and concepts for cultural organizations and high-end lifestyle brands. Maria published her second photography book, Where the city meets the sea, as an author, editor, curator, designer and photographer, among a selection of other eight photographers, in November of 2016. Her first book, Arpoador Tribute, launched in 2013 and was very well received. Maria also produces her own limited-edition photobooks besides being a book collector and participating in diverse groups of discussion on the matter.
Photo credit: Leandro Viana