SAO PAULO (AP) — Under a scorching sun, dozens of Haitians shuffled impatiently about the brick-walled courtyard of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. The sight of an approaching employer sparked a skirmish, with the men pushing against each other, jostling for attention. "How many people you need?," several men shouted. Show More Summary
Overlooking the shoreline and Atlantic Forest reserve, located just one hour from São Paulo, is this newly-constructed home by Bernardes Arquitetura. The House Delta was built for a Brazilian family with three children, as it rests less… The post House Delta by Bernardes Arquitetura appeared first on Highsnobiety.
São Paulo, March 2, 2015--Brazilian authorities should immediately investigate the murder of radio journalist Ivanildo Viana, identify the motive, and bring the killers to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....
As Joao Paulo Bezerra pedals slowly up a slight incline between skyscrapers, he pauses briefly to greet a struggling colleague crossing his path.
Bernardes Arquitetura construct this home, an hour from São Paulo, for a family of five, overlooking the breathtaking shoreline and Atlantic Forest reserve. With the sea sitting less than a hundred meters away from the house, a calming… The post Idyllic Ocean View Home by Brazil’s Bernardes Arquitetura appeared first on Selectism.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian police have arrested a fugitive self-styled church leader wanted in Minnesota for allegedly sexually assaulting dozens of young girls, a police spokeswoman said on Saturday. Victor Barnard, a 53-year-old self-proclaimed pastor, was arrested late on Friday at...
By Brian Winter SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The leader of a truth commission investigating abuses during Brazil's 1964-85 military dictatorship lambasted German automaker Volkswagen AG at a hearing on Friday for providing what he called "unsatisfactory" testimony regarding its alleged ties with the regime. Show More Summary
2015-02-23, DCMI and the DC-2015 host, São Paulo State University, are please to announce that session proposals as well as the presentation language of sessions in the Professional Program at DC-2015 may be in either Portuguese or English. Show More Summary
Galeria Jaqueline Martins is presenting the first solo exhibition at the gallery by Martha Araújo, an artist from the state of Alagoas, northeast of Brazil. The exhibition, entitled Para um corpo pleno de vazios [?For a body fulfilled...Show More Summary
Suite Arquitetos completed the design of CASA IV, a vibrant residence located in São Paulo, Brazil. Defined by an open layout, the contemporary “crib” seems especially planned for socializing and entertainment. A striking living area with tall ceilings and window walls creates an overwhelming feel of openness as you enter the house. Show More Summary
Kim Gordon, 61, is a co-founder and bassist of the defunct indie rock band Sonic Youth. Photo by Alisa Smirnova via HarperCollins At Sonic Youth’s final show in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 2011, bassist Kim Gordon shared the stage with her then-husband Thurston Moore. Show More Summary
Corruption is causing trouble for elites from Sao Paulo to Virginia and Santiago to London. Inequality can be a tolerable byproduct of free-market capitalism, but not when the winners are profiting from a rigged system. As a new book argues, such gains encourage radicalism.
Sao Paulo blitzed Danubio 4-0 in the Copa Libertaodres on Wednesday evening and along the way scored a lovely goal. Alexandre Pato gave Sao Paulo the lead after just four minutes and it was a terrific team effort. A back heel into space, saw left back Reinaldo pull off a nutmeg before chipping to the […]
Concern regarding the origins of the products we consume is increasing, and cities like New York, São Paulo, and Paris are filled with mini-markets for organic produce, street fairs with local producers, and even urban gardens on top of buildings. A Portuguese
These photographs show the Cantareira reservoir in Sao Paulo, Brazil as the country experiences its worst drought in 80 years. The water levels in the reservoir, which is the region's main source of water, are currently at 6% of total capacity.
We get emails from all over! Arthur and Taís write: “We are attaching some photos of our two Frenchies Girls, the two year old Sookie (the black one, as from True Blood,) and the one year old Buffy (the brown one, as from Buffy, the Vampire Slayer.”) “We live in São Paulo, Brazil. Sookie is […]
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - General Motors Co was caught by surprise on Friday by a strike at its Brazilian car factory as workers protested a planned furlough and layoff of hundreds of staff, in the latest labor disruption in the nation's slumping auto industry. Show More Summary
By Brian Winter SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Some of the companies caught up in a massive corruption scandal at state-run oil firm Petrobras are quietly pressing Brazil's government and judiciary to strike a "grand bargain" to minimize the legal fallout, five sources with knowledge of the talks say. Show More Summary
Last year, we called the Museu Tam outside Sao Paulo, Brazil the "greatest aviation museum you've never heard of," but what what institution can lay claim to the sister title of the "greatest aviation museum you have heard of?" For that, we go not to the Smithsonian, but to the desert outside Tucson, Arizona, home to Pima Air & Space Museum. Show More Summary
The Copa Libertadores threw up an intriguing all-Brazilian encounter on Wednesday night. Corinthians beat Sao Paulo 2-0 at the Arena Corinthians thanks to goals from Elias and Jadson. By all accounts, Corinthians put on a fine display and their first goal is well worth a watch. With just 12 minutes played, Corinthians put together a […]