Daily Pilgrims

" Through the evolution of Virgílio Ferreira’s work, we can ascertain that we are in the presence of one of the most meticulous Portuguese photographers in the field of portraiture. Nonetheless, in the ‘Daily Pilgrims’ series, the artist has decided to shift the academic rules of traditional lighting and composition of the photographic domain to make us plunge into a far more obscure territory, which incites an analysis that transcends common paradigms of the photographic image. " (Full text download the PDF)