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Monthly Archives: January 2015

Amor Só Comfusão

Vibrant street art is everywhere in Brazil. Commissioned or not, you can usually look beside you and find that you’re walking next to a colorful mural or striking graffiti. I found this cartoon-like mural and was charmed by its gaiety and youthfulness. The blue-tongued, buck-toothed boy rides merrily along, in tandem with the locals and […]

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Not So Color Shy

During my exploration of Rio de Janeiro, I came upon a Brazilian artist whose vibrant palette and striking city subjects are the objects of affection for many passerby. Every day, Domingos Cardoso perches in his small studio, surrounded by endless paint bottles and a passion to capture Rio’s colorful culture. Commonly dismal subjects are given […]

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