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Brazilian architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha dies at 92 | Culture

Paulo Mendes da Rocha, architect, during the Mies Van Der Rohe Foundation award ceremony in Barcelona in April 2001. In the neglected historical heart of São Paulo, the Sesc 24 de Maio civic center is crowned by a panoramic public swimming pool. That it is public and has the best views over the city is […]

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Tom Zé, the last tropicalista: “Today’s Brazilian music makes me proud” | Culture

Tom Zé, at his home in São Paulo, last April.Lela Beltrão – Tom Zé! Tom Zé! Tom Zéeeee! Neusa, his wife and manager, has to call him five times before he finally gets on the phone. Tom Zé, born in Irará 84 years ago, was taking notes. Since March last year, when the covid-19 pandemic […]

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Augusto de Campos, 90 years of the iconic poet of Brazilian concretism | Culture

The poet Augusto de Campos.Fernando Laszlo / Other Something happens on the façade of the Mário de Andrade Library, located in the center of São Paulo. The architecture of the building has been modified with the installation of a 10-meter LED panel that reproduces the poem without intervals City / City / Cité. Taking the […]

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