Juarez Machado and His Tango Dancers
Juarez Machado, (born in Brazil, 1941) is a sculptor, painter and cartoonist, he received the prize for the best sculptor of Paraná and silver medal in sculpture in 1962, the prize acquisition in 1964, and the premium of Municipality of Curitiba in 1965. In 1966 he moved to Rio de Janeiro where he has lived for twenty years. In the late 1970s he turned fully to painting.
In 1986 he settled in Paris, where he has been living since.
Juarez Machado's artwork celebrates a woman in a sophisticated, retro-ambient and sensually poetic way.