#SouMinasGerais: Using The Arts to Benefit Tragedy Victims (Video)

Artists in Brazil are taking action to raise funds for recovery of the Bento Rodrigues district of Mariana in Minas Gerais, Brazil, after a dam burst at an iron ore mine. The mining tragedy took the lives of dozens of people and damaged the entire Doce River ecosystem. According to several reports, this catastrophe isContinue reading “#SouMinasGerais: Using The Arts to Benefit Tragedy Victims (Video)”

Día de los Muertos with Frida Kahlo

Walking through the Frida Kahlo exhibition at the Instituto Tomie Ohtake in São Paulo was surreal. I have been to many museums and galleries, but there are only a few exhibitions that give me a heartfelt feeling that goes beyond admiration for creativity. This was certainly one of them. There Frida Kahlo was, all of herContinue reading “Día de los Muertos with Frida Kahlo”

A Stroll Through Parque Aclimação (Photos)

Some days living in a large city can be exhausting, but a trip to the park can sure slow things down. Thankfully São Paulo has several beautiful parks to choose from, and depending on which park you visit it can even feel like you have left the city altogether. This week I stopped by Parque AclimaçãoContinue reading “A Stroll Through Parque Aclimação (Photos)”

Lately in São Paulo… (Photos/Videos)

I’ve been less attached to my camera lately now that São Paulo is feeling more like home every day. Nevertheless, here is a quick photo update of some images and videos I recently captured. Enjoy! All photos by Stephen J. Grant Here is a video I did at Burle Marx Park. A trip to the park canContinue reading “Lately in São Paulo… (Photos/Videos)”