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activism

The São Paulo protesters fighting for the future of Brazilian democracy

Photos of rallies for left-wing politician Lula, Brazil's new president, who toppled the right-wing Bolsonaro government in this weekend's election.
Pedro Pinho
10.28.22
Fashion

These photos are a saturated ode to summer in Rio de Janeiro

Paris-based photographer Fuad captures Brazil’s beach vendors against colourful backdrops in his first photobook 'Beleza'.
Emma Russell
10.21.22
Photography

Pedro Pinho's photos find religion in Brazil’s queer rave scene

The Sao Paulo-based photographer draws parallels between his conservative Evangelical upbringing and the hedonistic parties he documents.
Emma Russell
7.7.22
Photography

Empowering photos uplifting indigenous youth from the Brazilian Amazon

Daniel Jack Lyons' series 'Like A River' examines tensions between heritage, ecological decline, homophobia and exploration identity.
Sarah Moroz
7.6.22
Photography

The Brazilian photographer capturing Black queer joy in Rio’s favelas

Rodrigo Oliveira’s tender photos of the Black queer community on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro are an act of love and a document of resistance.
E.R. Pulgar
5.24.21
Photography

21 Brasilian photographers to have on your radar

These artists offer a fresh viewpoint on contemporary Brasil.
Igi Ayedun
3.29.21
Art

The exhibition platforming Brazil's queer Gen Z performance artists

Supported by São Paulo-based HOA Gallery, CURAÇÃO is giving space to LGBTQ+ artists of colour to pave the way for a decolonised Brazilian art world.
Mahoro Seward
12.11.20
Photography

Hick Duarte photographs a crew of Rio skaters in rural Brazil

In his new project, 'Comuna', the São Paulo-based photographer transplanted a crew of skaters out into the wild.
Mahoro Seward
12.4.20
Fashion

The upcycling initiative supporting Brazil's COVID-hit communities

Enlisting a global community of creatives -- including Telfar, Yves Tumor and Vava Dudu -- REIF ACT NON is a demonstration of how fashion can be a force for good.
Mahoro Seward
8.14.20
News

Photographer June Canedo’s latest project needs your support

For an independent documentary about Brazilians in America.
Ryan White
8.3.20
Art

The contemporary art prodigy defying Brazil’s ultra right-wing government

Samuel de Saboia discusses the intentions behind his work, quarantining in Zurich, and life as a queer Black artist under Bolsonaro.
Ryan White
6.24.20
Music

Brazilian drag superstar Pabllo Vittar is the antidote to 2020

The pop icon on the importance of fun, her love of anime, and the political drive behind her career.
Jake Hall
4.17.20
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