By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Cidade Maravilhosa is well-known for its cultural contributions in the form of music, dance, and even film; but the city also has a thriving arts scene, and there are residencies available in Rio for creative foreigners looking to have an experience of this wonderful city that goes far beyond the beaches and bars.
Inspired by the name of a city imagined in Italo Calvino’s ‘Invisible Cities,’ Despina is a 400m² building located in . . .