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Artists reinterpret popular Turma da Mônica characters

Cebolinha and Louco (the Madman) as seen by Will Leite

For half a century, the characters of Turma da Mônica (Mônica’s Gang, in the “official” translation) inhabited the imagination of cartoonist Mauricio de Souza and the whole Brazilian population. Now, the seven-year-old Mônica, Cebolinha, Cascão and Magali – plus a bunch of side characters, are reinterpreted by 50 artists of very different styles. Their work is collected in “MSP 50 – Mauricio de Sousa Por 50 Artistas”, a book to be released by Editora Panini in the next few days. Here is a sample of their creation.  Continue reading Artists reinterpret popular Turma da Mônica characters