"Photography has always matched all my passions, all my choices, and all my curiosities. It has always been my best excuse: excuse to go, to be there, to tell, to listen, to come back, to get to know a bit more. It makes me think, look, remember, pause (...)"
It all started, a while ago, when still a little girl secretly used to borrow her dad's camera. Later on, her passion evolved into a bachelor's degree in Photography from Senac University (Brazil). In 2011, moved to Paris to study Photojournalism at Spéos Paris Photographic Institute. Her professional career started as a photojournalist freelancer and since then she has been working with news agencies, newspapers, and press offices.
Alinne has already participated in exhibitions in many countries such as Brazil, England, France, Holland, Greece, and Cyprus. In 2016, was shortlisted at Athens Photo Festival, and in 2020 won an Honorable Mention at Budapest International Foto Awards 2020 Editorial / Photo essay. Member of Women Photograph and the global feminine collective The Journal, for which in 2020 organized and curated together with Lucía Moron, The Journal's exhibition at the Paranapiacaba Photography Festival.
Nowadays, she is living between Brazil and Europe, and aside from being a photojournalist, also works with travel, and documentary photography, where she can explore the aesthetics and the poetics of image, together with its social and environmental contexts, bringing up photography as an instrumental mechanism of social changes.
P R I Z E S, P R O J E C T S & E X H I B I T I O N S
March 2023: First round of World Press Photo 2023 - open format Sept 2022: Lifetime Sponsorship with Visura Jan 2022: Postcards from Europeby Shutterhub - Cambridge University - Cambridge – UK Dec 2021: Retrospective 2021 by Revista Zum - (Brazilian publication) Nov 2021: Foto Ausstellung Entlang Der Urachstrass -The Journal - Freiburg, Germany Nov 2021: Bienal da Fotografia do Sertão - Rio Grande do Norte - Brazil Nov 2021: San José Foto - Festival Internacional de Fotografia (Tiempos Frágiles - The Journal Latam) - San José - Uruguay Oct 2021: Oceano Alterado by Sesc Santo Andre (Festival de Fotografia de Paranapiacaba) - co-curator and organizer (The Journal) - Santo André - Brazil Sept 2021:Mentorship with Sebastian Liste (scholarship) April 2021: Festival de Imagens Periféricas (urban projection) - São Paulo - Brazil March 2021: Futuro Ahora (group exhibition) by Femgrafia + Foto Féminas Dec 2020 - Jan 2021 - Documentary project "Araçoiaba e o Covid-19" a project carried out with resources from the Federal Emergency Law Aldir Blanc nº 14.017 / 2020 - Araçoiaba da Serra - Brazil Dec 2020: Honorable Mention atBudapest International Foto Awards 2020 Editorial / Photo essay Nov 2020: Mulheres no mundo e o COVID-19 / Festival de Fotografia de Paranapiacaba - The Journal - Curator and Photographer - Metro de São Paulo - Brazil March 2020: collective The journal Nov 2019: 1st PHmuseum Mobile Photography Book Sept 2019: STREET/FORM at Pow!Wow! Rotterdam - Rotterdam - Netherlands Aug/Sept 2019: Festival de Fotografia de Paranapiacaba - São Paulo - Brazil Jul 2019: Time to Think - Shutter Hub / Festival Pil'Ours - France Feb 2019: FestFotoBrazil 2019 - Competition Gallery (online) Jul 2018: Because We Can - Shutter Hub / Festival Pil`Ours - France May 2016: Athens Photo Festival 2016 - shortlisted May 2015: Larnaka Art Festival; Larnaca - Cyprus. June 2014: Mostra Fotográfica sobre futebol by ARFOC - SP; Galeria Yojiro Takaoka, São Paulo - Brazil. May 2012: Spéos Paris Photographic Institute, Paris - France Jan 2012: Testemunha Ocular by João Kulcsar; Senac Lapa, São Paulo - Brazil April 2011:Retrospective 2010 - Photojournalism bt ARFOC-SP; Conjunto Nacional, São Paulo - Brazil May 2010: Retrospective 2009 - Photojournalism by ARFOC-SP; Conjunto Nacional, São Paulo - Brazil Dec 2007: Documentary project "São Paulo é uma escola" for the NGO Ass.Meninos do Toque Tambor, São Paulo - Brazil June 2006: Formigueiro; Galeria Olido, São Paulo - Brazil. 2004: Casa Aberta Senac, São Paulo - Brazil