Rodrigo Cardoso (b. 1973) is a photographer based in Lisbon, Portugal.

Graduated in photography from Ar.Co art school in 1996.

Attended Incursions in Contemporary Photography: Territory, Urban Space and Architecture with Sergio Mah at MAAT in 2016.

Landscape, Photography and Fine Arts and Crossroads: a 20th Century History of Art with José António Leitão at Atelier de Lisboa, 2017-2020.

Project and Photobook with Antonio Júlio Duarte and David-Alexandre Guéniot at Atelier de Lisboa, 2017-2019.

Artist Residency program with Jem Southam in Serra do Açor in 2019.

Self published his first book Colosso in November 2019.

Group exhibition Looking In Different Ways at Cooperativa de Comunicação e Cultura in Torres Vedras, January 2021.

Colosso, group exhibition at Casa dos Bicos in Tomar in April 2022.


Portraiture and editorial work with regular contributions to Monocle magazine, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Condé Nast, Ronda magazine and AFAR magazine. His work has been featured in Kinfolk magazine, Freunde von Freunden, The Spaces, Above Sea Level magazine, GEO magazine, Open House magazine.




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