Brazilian photographer Rafael Pavarotti simply clicked the pop diva, singer Beyoncé, for the cover of Vogue UK – British Magazine – July 2022 issue.
In addition to announcing the new album, the artist’s official profile shared photos of Rafael, who made the cover of Vogue, this morning.
The man from Pará is among the 50 young talents honored at the 2020 Fashion Awards and was named in 2019 as one of the most nominated creatives in the world by the British Fashion Council.
Rafael was born in Belém and grew up in Icoaraci. At the age of 16 he left his hometown to expand his opportunities in major fashion centers and has been working internationally for 15 years.
Rafael is currently represented by Art + Commerce – an international agency with offices in New York (USA), Los Angeles (USA), Paris (France) and London (England) – which is responsible for more than 60 image professionals, among them, photographers, directors, stylists, hairdressers and makeup artists, etc.
Today, a successful photographer, he has been signing works with international brands, including Dior and Dries Van Noten, and international magazines such as iD and Daze, with the body of black people as the focus of his photographs.
Already photographed Rihanna
Other celebrities were clicked by the people from Pará, such as the singer Rihanna, who was on the cover of the 30th anniversary of Dazed magazine – a British magazine specializing in music, fashion, cinema, art and literature.
The Brazilian shares his work on Instagram, which he uses as an opportunity to put black representation in focus, not only in fashion, but in historical narratives.
He wants to find equitable representation in the future.
“A lot of what I do today is for the next generations and for those who have not yet been born”, highlighted Rafael in his biography.
Below, the photos of the divas of the pop world Beyoncé and Rihanna through the lens of Rafael:
With information from The Liberal