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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(…)

My Life on Videos – Retrospective of 2013

My Life on Videos – Retrospective of 2013 0


Last year, to retrospect 2012, I made ​​a selection among more than 600 images of street art that I had photographed in Paris during that year (see article here). 2012 was my first year living in Paris and I was taken by a certain discipline to photograph each art-work I found on the streets that(…)

Once upon a time Paris was blue…

Once upon a time Paris was blue… 0

  “Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true” - Lyman Frank Baum August, 21st 2013. Sunny and bright day. At different hours, Montebelo/Surfrider members and artists start to arrive in Paris. Vienna at 4pm, Frankfurt at 9pm, Stuttgart at 11pm and Hossegor at midnight. Beside the team who was already in Paris, we all have one goal together(…)

Berlin: The meeting of fashion and urban art

Berlin: The meeting of fashion and urban art 0

After a hot Saturday night in Paris, I took a car-sharing towards Berlin. Even with a long, tiresome trip (1000 km) on the road, it was completely worthy to arrive there late on Sunday night and see the East Side Gallery  as the first thing, the 1.3 km-long section of Berlin wall, with 105 paintings(…)

Montebelo – A one week experience with surf, music and art

Montebelo – A one week experience with surf, music and art 0

Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, no doubt. However, Paris is beige, full of concrete within a competitive environment. Two weeks ago, I went to the south west of France, Hossegor to be precise, and I immersed myself within the French natural landscape, fresh air from the sea, mountains, and(…)