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Latidos: Latin America comes to the Games
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Latidos: Latin America comes to the Games

Latidos Festival, taking place on 29 July, will bring together prominent representatives from Latin America’s worlds of music, art and dance in a cultural event that will celebrate the continent’s diversity and sporting achievements. _ Latin American culture as a source of inspiration, joy and passion: this is how the […]

Borges’ Literary Fingerprint
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Borges’ Literary Fingerprint

The Brazilian artists Marcos Saboya and Gualter Pupo have constructed a labyrinth of books in London, inspired by the works of the Argentinean author, Jorge Luis Borges. _ From the 31st July the Southbank Centre in London will play host to a peculiar artistic and literary labyrinth. The Brazilians Marcos […]

The Brazilian art boom
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The Brazilian art boom

“From the Margin to the Edge: Brazilian art and design in the 21st century” – an exhibition revealing the country’s magnificent cultural scene. _ Brazil has become a country with some of the most promising prospects in the world, with an economy which has quite effectively eluded the financial crisis. […]

Brazilian flavour comes to London
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Brazilian flavour comes to London

Singer Sergio Mendes to give a concert on July 14th. _ Sergio Mendes is an internationally renowned Brazilian musician.  He studied music with the aim of becoming a classical pianist, but all the while his interest in jazz grew. He started out playing late night clubs during the 1950s, the […]

Connecting London and Rio de Janeiro
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Connecting London and Rio de Janeiro

From the 6th of July to the 4th of August, the streets of London will be taken over by Brazilian artists as part of  the Rio Occupation Festival. _ More than 30 groundbreaking artists from Rio de Janeiro’s art scene will take over London’s streets, venues and stages during the […]