<b>As part of the Rolex Arts Initiative selection process, potential protégés are invited to submit a self-portrait by video. In this way, artists can express themselves freely.</b>
As an author whose work has garnered nominations from several of Brazil’s top literary prizes and accolades from <em>Granta</em>, the prestigious magazine of new writing, Julián Fuks has gained recognition as one of the country’s
most outstanding young writers. Currently also a critic and translator, Fuks was determined to become a writer from an early age. As part of the Rolex Arts Initiative selection process, he was invited to submit a self-portrait by video.