An admirer of Egyptian culture, Eduardo Vilela has already travelled to the Arab country to photograph the originals and then transform them into replicas.
Per-Ankh: Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt inspires Brazilian artist
Ancient Egypt inspires Brazilian artist
Ancient Egypt inspires Brazilian artist

An admirer of Egyptian culture, Eduardo Vilela has already travelled to the Arab country to photograph the originals and then transform them into replicas. Some of his works, like sculptures and pictures, may be seen at exhibition 'Ancient Egypt - Myths and Symbols', which has been travelling Brazil since 1997 and will take place in the city of São José dos Campos, in the interior of Brazil, from October 18th to November 02nd.

An admirer of Egyptian culture, Eduardo Vilela has already travelled to the Arab country to photograph the originals and then transform them into replicas. Some of his works, like sculptures and pictures, may be seen at exhibition 'Ancient Egypt - Myths and Symbols', which has been travelling Brazil since 1997 and will take place in the city of São José dos Campos, in the interior of Brazil, from October 18th to November 02nd.

Vilela's passion for Egypt began in 1964, when the artist, then at the age of 12, saw a film about Egyptian civilizations. "I was so fascinated that I started going to book stores and libraries, after further information regarding the country," explained the artist.

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