The Colorful World Cup: Brazil’s Latest Street Art

In all the pre-World Cup excitement, the streets of Brazil began to take on a new shade. An onslaught of street art has been showing up in São Paulo and Rio over the past few weeks – covering both ends of the spectrum. They’ve got the light and bright, the positive patriotic support of the home team, as well the darker political side. Either way, Brazil’s street art speaks volumes. And a picture is worth a thousand words, right?

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About the Author: Elsie Sing


Elsie is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; her writing has appeared in a few university publications, under tables and on the sides of trains. She likes taking Polaroid pictures and planning rooftop picnics.