Silvia Alcantara was born 1966 in Brazil and lives as a freelance photographer in Brussels, Belgium. She started working on her personal photo projects 2010, concentrating her work on contemporary photography.


MBA in History of Art – in course (2016 – 2017)

Contemporary photography coaching program MasterClass with Nestan Nijaradze and Klavdij Sluban, 2015 – 2016, Paris, France

Photography mentoring program with Vinicius Matos, 2013 – 2015, Brazil

Introspective Landscape with Björn Abelin, 2012, Sweden

Photography program at Folkuniversitetet – Sweden, 2011 – 2012

Master’s degree program in mathematics education at Federal University of Parana – Brazil, 2007

Incorporate – ongoing
Autopoiesis – ongoing
The light that doesn’t turn off
The hidden half is nature
Illustrations de l’Indonésie


Tbilisi Night of Photography, (slide show exhibition, 2016)

Golden Lens nominated, Inspiration Photographers, Brazil, (2015)

L’Oeil de la Photographie  (publication, 2015)

Landskap – Gallery Dobre, Stockholm, Sweden (exhibition, 2013)

With Photo – Gallery Mix, Stockholm, Sweden (exhibition, 2013)

Linslut – Gallery Dobre, Stockholm, Sweden (exhibition, 2012)

Nordic Light  (publication, 2012)

Hit & Dit (publication, 2012)




The Light that doesn’t turn off, 2016

The hidden half is nature/A metade escondida é natureza, 2016

Mönster från Öland – self-published, 2012