Trilha do Facão
Between October and December of 2016 Pedro Vaz was in residence at Pivô Pesquisa, in São Paulo, Brazil. In this context, he developed the Caminho do Ouro project, which involved an expedition to the historic Gold Trail between Paraty and Ouro Preto. Of all the routes of the Caminho do Ouro, the Trilha do Facão is the one which has still similar to its original time. It can be seen as was seen by slaves, the Bandeirantes and everybody else.
Exhibition: Trilha do Facão, Kubikgallery, Oporto
Exhibition text: Miguel von Hafe Pérez
Expedition: Caminho do Ouro, 2016, Paraty to Ouro Preto, Brazil
Collections: Juan Entrecanales Azcárate Collection, Madrid, Spain, 2017. / Cleusa Garfinkel Collection, São Paulo, Brazil, 2017.