Hick Duarte is a photographer and filmmaker based in São Paulo, Brazil.
Born in Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Hick started taking photos in his teens; at 17 years old he shot his first parties and music concerts. By studying Social Communication, he began to develop a documentary approach to photographing youth culture in his hometown, trough their skateboarding scene. Moving in 2013 to São Paulo, his work began to be noticed by some brands and magazines, like adidas Originals, M.A.C Cosmetics and Vogue Brasil. Since then, beside his personal projects, he has also created imagery and film for a selection of relevant clients. As an enthusiast of analog photography, Hick Duarte's visuals ends up assuming an experimental and raw aesthetic, always in resonance with issues and characters of global concern.
Dazed & Confused