Art + Culture - Brazil

Brazil’s Gramado Film Festival: Brazilian cinema’s main event and resistance symbol

In 1986, the Hollywood Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences legally contested the design of the Kikito, the...

Elis Regina: The tragic last days of Brazil’s Edith Piaf

By Arthur de Faria At that moment which, today we know, was the end of...

Brazil, Mexico triumph in 4th Edition of Oscar Niemeyer Award for Latin American Architecture

In November of 2022, the Latin American Architecture Biennials Network REDBAAL will celebrate its first ten years of fruitful existence and celebrated them by...

Brazil: Latin America’s biggest scientific event starts in Brasília

Brasília hosts, until next Saturday, July 30, the largest scientific event in Latin America, the Annual Meeting of the...

Brazil: Paraty hosts Art of the Word Festival’s third...

After two years of absence due to the new coronavirus pandemic, the Commerce Social Service (Sesc) promotes the third...

Brazil: São Paulo’s Pride Parade attracts millions

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - After two years of online celebrations due to COVID-19, millions...

Art as a cultural bridge: Brazil and Argentina, ever closer

By Celina Chatruc RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The images are immediately associated with Buenos Aires: they show the Floralis Generica, a sculpture donated to the city by the Argentine architect Eduardo Catalano and installed two...

Brazil: Moreira Salles Institute exhibits 260 photographs by Carioca Walter Firmo

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The iconic portraits of composers Pixinguinha and Cartola and singer Clementina de Jesus and beautiful images exalting the culture and the black Brazilian population, all produced by photographer Walter Firmo,...

Exhibition in Rio shows how Brazil celebrated 100 years of independence in 1922

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - To mark the bicentennial of Brazil's independence, an exhibition in Rio de Janeiro recalls the grand celebrations of 100...

Argentina and Brazil inaugurate the international Latin American project ‘Consonancias’

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The initiative aims to promote cultural exchange between the countries of South America, inviting orchestra conductors, performers, soloists, and composers to disseminate academic symphonic music from the American region. On May...

Indigenous Brazilian wins WIPO photo contest

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian Joanderson Gomes de Almeida, 30, won the Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities photo contest held by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Joanderson is a Pankararu indigenous from Pernambuco...