Tag Archives: graffiti in rio

Graffiti: Rio’s Jardim Botanico

I did a very quick trip to Rio this weekend and wanted to share some of my new graffiti findings… unfortunately there was  large section that has been ‘whited out’ (below) which made me quite sad to see some of my favorite pieces have vanished:(  Hopefully they will be glistening with vibrant colors soon!!! Thankfully, […]

Graffiti: Skate park in Flamengo

Whenever I drive by Praia do Flamengo on my way into Centro my eye always catches a skate park covered in graffiti.  Since it isn’t exactly in a place I would normally visit (sorry to disappoint, but I’m not a skater) I made it my mission to spot by and check it out… what do you think?

Graffiti: Flamengo

The graffiti in Flamengo is pretty spread out so this is only one of the ‘cool’ areas I stumbled upon… stay tuned for more!

Graffiti: Rua 5 de Julho, Copacabana

Graffiti: How & Nosm do Rio and NYC

While I was in New York over the holidays, I was running errands and figured since I needed to pop into Whole Foods (my favorite place) I would take Houston  so I could check out the rotating mural on the corner of Bowery; and to my surprise I recognized the artists! The incredible mural (above) […]

Graffiti: Mural close ups

There are some incredible murals around Lagoa weaving into Humaita.. Here are some ‘close ups’ for you to enjoy… more to come so keep checking back! Angel’s over Rio… Power up….    Michael Jackson…

Graffiti: Next to PUC

As you make your way up the drive way of Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC), located in Gavea, you will see some gorgeous graffiti lining the bus tunnel pass… enjoy!

Graffiti: Entrance into Copacabana from Botafogo

Graffiti + Rio Gastronomia Ipanema

Graffiti + Rio Gastronomia on Lagoa

Rio de Gastronomia which started yesterday and goes till August 26th, will have over 500 restaurants participating, there will be concerts, classes, lectures and of course some great cultural attractions like Arte and Rio Gastronima.  There are 20 large panels painted by graffiti artests in Ipanema and on the Lagoa.  Check out this years panels […]