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Marcelo Grassmann, mythological engraver (1925-2013)

June 21, 2013

Marcelo Grassmann, creator of an amazing visual mythology of imaginary animals, knights and dreamy damsels, and one of the greatest …

Self-portraits by Brazilian artists

April 30, 2013

Meet a dozen essential Brazilian artists through their self-portraits, one of the oldest and most revealing forms of expression. You …

Documentary about late artist Jorge Selarón

January 10, 2013

Jorge Selarón, found carbonized today at the first steps of one of his creations, a folk tiled staircase that  became …

Drama: artist found murdered at famous tiled staircase he created in Rio

January 10, 2013

A murder with heavy Greek tragedy elements shocked Rio today. The 65 year-old Chilean-born artist Jorge Selarón, that created one …

Wheatpaste – documentary about street art in São Paulo

January 7, 2013

Wheatpaste is a glue made of flour and water, used as an adhesive to stick homemade posters with an artistic …

The naif Waldomiro de Deus

December 17, 2012

Born in 1944, in the state of Bahia, Waldomiro de Deus is one of the greatest primitive artists in activity …