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         Joao Carlos Galvao was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1941 and started his first art studies in 1951.

         In between 1964 and 1966, he studied fine arts in the National Fine Arts School at the University of Brazil and subsequently travelled to Paris to study Sociology of Art at the Paris-Sorbonne University under the mentorship of Jean Cassou. During the period of 1966 and 1970, Galvao regularly attended to workshops of Sergio de Camargo, Victor Vasarely and Yvaral, and by 1972 he presented his first individual exhibition in Rio de Janeiro.