Conexão Cultural

3rd Street-art jam section – Surfrider Foundation

3rd Street-art jam section – Surfrider Foundation 0

Project turns one year old, with a new stage in Portugal. After Paris and Rio de Janeiro,  Montebelo – the event organizer – is preparing another creative and collaborative afternoon on behalf of our oceans. The third stage of the Project Street-Art Jam Section – Surfrider Foundation will take place in late September in the(…)

Meeting artists at the Favela in Rio de Janeiro

Meeting artists at the Favela in Rio de Janeiro 0

January 31st, 2013, last day of a busy year and an acid desire that my 2014 started with the energy of the sea. Rio de Janeiro, the wonderful city and with a thousand charms, welcomed me with open arms on a bright sunny day with the blue sky color of the sea. It was at(…)

Eduardo Kobra – video portrait

Eduardo Kobra – video portrait 0

While visiting Brazil, early this year, I got the chance to interview the muralist and street-artist Eduardo Kobra at his new studio at Vila Madalena. Kobra is one of the brazilian artist, who is transforming the under-construction and gray city of Sao Paulo in a more colourful and vibrant place to live. Kobra started with(…)

Colorful street art tour in São Paulo, Brazil

Colorful street art tour in São Paulo, Brazil 1

  During the bike tour that I did in São Paulo a few weeks ago, I was introduced by  the guide Lincoln Paiva for the lovely Manuela Colombo, who runs the Conexão Cultural blog and also promotes a street-art tour, in partnership with the hostel Ô de Casa, at the creative neighborhood of Vila Madalena in São Paulo. (…)