Posted on August 11, 2009 Under Art
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Wax Poetics: Brazil Issue

Posted on August 4, 2009 Under Music

One of my fave mags because it consistently introduces me to a fountain of new music that I wouldn't otherwise find unless I spent my free hours diggin' in the crates and hanging out with vinyl heads, Wax Poetics' current…

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Mulheres Barbadas: 5 Days Live at Micasa

Posted on July 28, 2009 Under Art

Mulheres Barbadas must have been working out their arms, but considering what we already know about them, they're used to it. They're a few steps beyond the starting line of five long days of live painting at Sao Paulo's concept…

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Juxtapoz: The Brazil Issue

Posted on June 26, 2009 Under Art

If you're passing a newsstand in the next few days, look for the long-awaited Brazil issue of Juxtapoz. Guest curated by William Baglione"”whose artists we always breathlessly talk about here"”the hot special edition stars a slew of familiar names: Bruno…

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Nike Sportswear Canarinho Pop-Up Store

Posted on May 27, 2009 Under Fashion

You're getting the first look at Nike Sportswear in Brazil's new pop-up store Canarinho in the Gallery of Rock in Sao Paulo and its accompanying Brazilian-produced line. Gallery of Rock is a multi-story behemoth of stores in the city's decadent…

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Cisma x Le Sens Propre

Posted on May 13, 2009 Under Art

I just came across a wonderful short new film by Brazilian director Cisma, the result of the latest commission from Adobe's very inspiring Adobe Artists project. With the strict rule that everything must be produced using only Adobe products"”Creative Suite…

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Posted on May 5, 2009 Under Art

In another well-curated proposal, Choque Cultural's chronicling the art of text in Caligrafia, its latest exhibit. Jumping off from Chaz Bojorquez's famous East L.A. tags, the show features a diverse array of styles from 40 international artists. Hardly anything is…

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Total Sao Paulo: The Book

Posted on April 29, 2009 Under Books

Ladies and gentleman: Our very own Sao Paulo correspondent Phuong-Cac is a now a published author. Hooray! Total Sao Paulo: A Guide To The Unexpected is out today! The book is all about, you guessed it, Sao Paulo"“ features maps,…

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MOMA's Destination: Brazil Product Collection

Posted on April 28, 2009 Under Design

Being an outsider sucks. We sometimes feature products on our site, like kicks, that are available only in Brazil, and we're definitely guilty for making you salivate and yearn for them. Today we're psyched to tell you about the launch…

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Vice Brazil/Converse: The Way We Run

Posted on April 28, 2009 Under Travel

Interesting things are happening in the sneaker/partnering news department this week. Run-DMC's abandoned their Adidas loyalty to Nike by releasing a Nike+ running soundtrack. And on the heels of that is Vice Brazil's launch with partner Converse in tow. Kicking…

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