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Poketo Cancer Benefit and Art Auction

Posted on June 3, 2009 Under Art

While we're on the subject of doing something good, let's turn our attention to Poketo's Cancer Benefit and Art Auction going on this Friday. We're always super behind their projects, but this one hits a cause that's other than for…

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Nike Sportswear Canarinho Pop-Up Store

Posted on May 27, 2009 Under Fashion

You're getting the first look at Nike Sportswear in Brazil's new pop-up store Canarinho in the Gallery of Rock in Sao Paulo and its accompanying Brazilian-produced line. Gallery of Rock is a multi-story behemoth of stores in the city's decadent…

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Fernando Chamarelli in Sao Paulo

Posted on May 27, 2009 Under Art

Geometrical, precise and wonderfully intricate to such a degree that you can spend time completely wrapped up in only one section of them before moving on to a different part, Fernando Chamarelli's paintings mishmash all manner of references to dizzying…

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Banana Family

Posted on May 25, 2009 Under Design

If you go bananas over Alessi's newest launch in its whimsical OrienTales collection of kitchen doodads that we adore, Banana Family, we wouldn't be surprised. The collabo between the Italian company's Stefano Giovannoni and Takeda Rumiko with the National Palace…

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Posted on May 18, 2009 Under Eco

Let's go ahead and just say it: wallpaper and tiles are long dead. New ecological paint job—well, baby, you can get a little more creative than that. The way to go, if you want to really make a statement for…

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Cisma x Le Sens Propre

Posted on May 13, 2009 Under Art

I just came across a wonderful short new film by Brazilian director Cisma, the result of the latest commission from Adobe's very inspiring Adobe Artists project. With the strict rule that everything must be produced using only Adobe products"”Creative Suite…

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Thais Beltrame: When All the Stars Are Gone

Posted on May 7, 2009 Under Art

Although her ink drawings always carry a somber vibe about them, Thais Beltrame's (the only girl holding it down in the Sao Paulo artist collective Famiglia Baglione) U.S. solo debut will be anything but low key. Her new black-and-white works…

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Posted on May 5, 2009 Under Art

In another well-curated proposal, Choque Cultural's chronicling the art of text in Caligrafia, its latest exhibit. Jumping off from Chaz Bojorquez's famous East L.A. tags, the show features a diverse array of styles from 40 international artists. Hardly anything is…

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MOMA's Destination: Brazil Product Collection

Posted on April 28, 2009 Under Design

Being an outsider sucks. We sometimes feature products on our site, like kicks, that are available only in Brazil, and we're definitely guilty for making you salivate and yearn for them. Today we're psyched to tell you about the launch…

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Vice Brazil/Converse: The Way We Run

Posted on April 28, 2009 Under Travel

Interesting things are happening in the sneaker/partnering news department this week. Run-DMC's abandoned their Adidas loyalty to Nike by releasing a Nike+ running soundtrack. And on the heels of that is Vice Brazil's launch with partner Converse in tow. Kicking…

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