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Tecco: Committed to Art - Featuring Fabio Borquez

Paper Specialist is the first to bring unique inkjet prints to desktop

(PresseBox) (Bergisch Gladbach, ) Tecco, a daughter company of the ILFORD Group and innovation leader and trend setter in the market for photo, fine art and proofing media, presents a world premiere: »Tecco WE bring ART to your desk by Fabio Borquez«. The set includes a small desktop-stand (easel) to display six erotic art images by Borquez printed on finest papers out of the TECCO:PHOTO range. As a limited edition there are five hundred boxes available. The art work is not framed in order to haptically perceive the high quality of the media.

Referring to their longtime commitment: »Tecco - Committed To Art« the paper specialist features current art work of the international renowned star photographer Fabio Borquez providing them printed onto six of their finest fine art papers:

Tecco AM250 Aquarell Matt
Water color paper with structured surface and excellent archiving characteristics.

Tecco PFR295 FineArt Rag
Medium-weight, 100% acid-free photo rag for highest art work demands.

Tecco BWR300 Bright White Rag
Bright white, heavy-weight rag with a very homogeneous surface structure, 100% cotton.

Tecco GB330 Gallery Board
Fine structured art work paper with an extreme light stability, 100% acid-free.

Tecco BTI290 Baryt Ivory
Fiber-based baryt paper with semimatt surface in a warm ivory color.

Tecco BTG300 Baryt Glossy
Baryt paper with a bright white, glossy surface, 100% acid-free.

Background Information

According to their motto »Committed To Art« Tecco has supported many artists in the past years among them: Yuri Dojc, one of Canada's most famous photographers; Ruth Marcus, a renowned German Animal photographer; Barbara Dombrowski, known for her photos of the Buena Vista Social Club; Fabio Borquez. The art work of Ruth Marcus, Barbara Dombrowski and Fabio Borquez were featured at the photokina shows in 2008, 2010 and 2012 and presented in Tecco's gallery.

About Fabio Borquez

Fabio Borquez, born 1964 in Argentina, studied art, photography and architecture in Buenos Aires. Various scholarships led him to India, Columbia and Germany. Since 2001 he lives in Neuss near Duesseldorf. Next to title pages in many internationally renowned magazines, e.g. Playboy, GQ, vanity fair, Stern and Photographie, he also published books, among them »Chicas« (2008), »Erotic Wonderland« (2011) and »Naked Soul« (2013).

Fabio Borquez' art work is very popular today, he fascinates with perfectly arranged nude and portrait photography proving that a photographic eye and perfect light are the most important criteria in photography.

Test the Best

The printed Fabio Borquez edition is limited to five hundred copies, regular copies of the limited edition are available through Tecco's dealer channel (in Germany for Euro 29,75 per piece including VAT). It contains one small wooden easel, six inkjet pigment prints (format 14, 5 x 14,5 cm), one TECCO:PHOTO swatchbook and one Tecco pen.

Tecco GmbH

Paper pioneer Tecco today is a world wide operating, global player in the paper industry. After various awards, co-operations with well-known companies, the setting of norms and standards and much more Tecco was granted a member ship in the oldest and most famous photo club in the world, the Royal Photographic Society (RPS). The Henry Wilhelm Certification is an essential feature for differentiation to establish Tecco within the international art market and strengthen their leading position. Tecco papers hold all relevant international certifications. Among them: Fogra, SWOP, GraCol, Wilhelm Research and the environmental certifications FSC and PEFC.

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