São paulo

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. (…)

São Paulo bike tour – a great way to get to know the city

São Paulo bike tour – a great way to get to know the city 0

Until some years ago, it was quite impossible to think about riding a bike in São Paulo, a city with a chaotic traffic. But things have been changing over the past years and São Paulo, that is the fourth largest urban agglomeration in the world, and has 7 million cars on the streets, nowadays can(…)

II International Graffiti Fine Art Biennial – Sao Paulo 

II International Graffiti Fine Art Biennial – Sao Paulo  0

Last Tuesday I landed in Sao Paulo. This state is the home of my heart. Even with lots of social problems it is a place that fascinates me: Gray, chaotic and cosmopolitan, this massive concrete jungle is ugly as beautiful, poor and rich at the same time. Hence, above of all, home of creative minds.  Even before enjoying(…)