The role of collective of photographers and artists seem to move on the reflection of what is doing the photo. Creation Network, ideas designed together, the overlap of opinions and even in their convergences are some questions that collective bring to photography and justify the realization of E.CO - Photographic Collective Meeting.
Conceived by Claudi Carreras, the E.CO already been held in São Paulo (2008, in partnership with the Cultural Center of Spain), and Madrid (2010, com or apoio gives Spanish Agency of International Cooperation for Development - AECID, with the Ministry of Culture of Spain), when collective gathered from various places in Europe and Latin America. In 2014, The third edition of E.CO happened in the city of Santos, SP, co-realization with the SESC.
These are opportunities to discuss the features and lines of collective creation. During the meeting, groups present end to form one body, invited to compose a new exhibition of photographs.
Every realization of E.CO, therefore, a new exhibition, by a single body but also multiple, takes shape in traveling exhibitions that have traveled cities like Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo (Brazil), Albuquerque, Chicago, Miami, Washington (USA), Madrid e Soria (Spain). In 2014, ECO held in Sao Paulo, in the city of Santos, in partnership with SESC.