The Man Behind Azulejos

Azulejos is one of the more challenging to pronounce of our collection autographs, adopted from Portuguese and Spanish ancestry. Simply broken down, A...

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How A City Shaped a Brand

Frescobol Carioca - How a city shaped a brand

Rio de Janeiro, 1946: A dark handsome man strides past the iconic Copacabana Palace hotel down onto the beach wearing a short pair of tailored swi...

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Modernismo in Brazil

“Modernismo” can be defined as an artistic, aesthetic and cultural movement, characterised by a rupture with previous standards and an innovative ...

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Z42 is the new hot spot for art in Rio

Z42 Arte is an artistic space whose goal is to promote the contemporary and timeless nature of art through debates, exhibitions, workshops and special...

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Meet Parque Lage

Once a sugar plantation, this beautiful public park and palace are now considered part of Rio’s heritage – a cultural and natural retreat ...

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Museu do Amanhã

Everything in this new hi-tech museum encourages visitors to think about the world from a sustainability point of view....

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Lines of Lightness

‘When a shape creates beauty, it finds in beauty its own justification’ – Oscar Niemeyer...

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Meet the carioca

Vivian Guimarães
Vivian Guimarães Role in Carioca scene.

Vivian Guimarães is model and TV presenter in Brazil…...

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Camilla Reis
Camilla Reis Role in Carioca scene.

Camilla Reis is the perfect representation of the authentic “carioca da gema”…...

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Talitha Rossi
Talitha Rossi Role in Carioca scene.

Talitha Rossi is an artist with an energetic, positive and spiritual soul....

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Beatriz Dias
Beatriz Dias Role in Carioca scene.

Beatriz Dias is a dreamer with a curious soul. ...

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Ana Beatriz Poswolski
Ana Beatriz Poswolski Role in Carioca scene.

Ana Beatriz is a fashion designer and a health junkie...

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Martha Pinel
Martha Pinel Role in Carioca scene.

Martha Pinel is a very fun and stylish girl with a truly creative spirit....

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Carol Antunes
Carol Antunes Role in Carioca scene.

Carol Antunes was born and raised in Rio, and works in advertising and as a model...

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Barbara Studart
Barbara Studart Role in Carioca scene.

Barbara Studart tells us what she loves about Rio and where the best parties are at ...

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Glenda Ritterling
Glenda Ritterling Role in Carioca scene.

Glenda Ritterling shares her favourite spots, restaurants and must-see places in Rio ...

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