Tag Archives: art

Graffiti: Exploring outside the walls Part 1

I have posted about the Wynwood walls before but what is so great about this magical graffiti splashed section of Miami is that the walls are constantly changing, which means every time you visit you will discover something new (cool right?).  And every December hundreds of artists from around the world descend upon Wynwood for Art Basel […]

São Paulo’s Hotel Unique

While in São Paulo this weekend, I stayed at the Hotel Unique and I must say, it is very unique.  The hotel was created by architectural genius Ruy Ohtake who made this boat shape or watermelon, not just a ‘unique’ hotel but also an urban work of art. When you enter the Unique, you will […]

Graffiti: Marcelo Ment Show

If you are following my blog, I think it’s pretty obvious that I love street art.  In Brazil graffiti or street art is truly art, no lame tags, or random ugly scribbles.  Quite different than other major cities around the world, Rio de Janeiro sees graffiti as a tool to bring an experience of art […]

Are You A Fan Of Modern Art? Head Over To The MAM

Since I enjoy seeing the exhibits at the MOMA in NYC, I figured I should head over and check out Rio’s version the MAM.  The Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro, begun in 1954, and was designed by Reidy.  The building is by far his most striking design with rows of angled concrete ribs […]