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Marcello Serpa for Havaianas
The global popularity of Havaianas is testament to the consistent, brilliant creative work of Brazilian-born creative director Marcello Serpa. Have a look.
Brazilian-born Marcello Serpa is a partner and the creative director of AlmapBBDO.
See you later alligator
Playful and somewhat scary, the Campana brothers offer a different take on sustainability with their alligator-inspired furniture.
Little Scraps of Paper: Max Levy
In this edition of the short film series Little Scraps of Paper, Brazilian designer Max Levy talks about his creative process.
TEN Collection: design tutorial ft Adhemas Batista (Brazil)
Learn how Adhemas Batista created his artwork for season two of the TEN Collection. View subtitles by selecting your language on the video player settings.
Adhemas Batista is a Brazilian digital artist "in the business of selling colours since 1996". He features in season two of the Ten Collection.
Tastes of Brazil
For more than 10 years now Alex Atala has been on a quest to change the history of modern Brazilian cuisine.
Alex Atala is an acclaimed Brazilian chef whose work is concerned with traditional Brazilian cuisine, using native ingredients.
Priestmangoode’s design of the first class cabin for the Brazilian TAM Airlines prioritises comfort and makes it social.
RIP Oscar Niemeyer
The iconic Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer has passed away at the age of 104. His work and influence will continue to inspire generations.
Urban-Think Tank's Urban Parangolé project proposes seamless loops of connectivity for more dynamic movement and mobility within the urban space.
REACH for the sky
Dror Benshetrit's Reach sculpture in Brazil represents an open stairway that reaches to the heavens, highlighting the power of art and creativity.
The Digital Library in Sao Paulo, Brazil, combines high-tech with analogue to create a comfortable look and feel for a family home.
Urban-Think Tank (U-TT) is an interdisciplinary design practice dedicated to high-level research and design related to contemporary architecture and urbanism.
Ways of the waves
Colour, curves, waves and total joy. Brazilian designer Tom Veiga's bright designs are inspired by the ocean and the vibrancy of his home country.
An indoor garden concept uses the soil below the house to bring a bit of greenery into the living space.
With Hybrids, Brazilian designer Rodrigo Almeida explores material culture, craftmanship and tradition.
Jorge Mario Jáuregui works to integrate Rio de Janeiro’s favelas with the formal city, using articulation through public spaces.
The Informal City
The Informal City of the 21st Century exhibition considers the challenges of informal settlements and looks at possible solutions.
An interactive building toy, Plick, turns just about anything into a modular, programmable gadget.
Big dreams on little cards
If you dream it, put it onto a business card and you’re one step closer to realising that dream.
A material world
The four young partners of Fibra Design Sustentável are rethinking our material world. Theirs is no small goal, nor easy task.
With the support of the Brazilian government, Paula Dib of Transforma Design is tackling pressing social and environmental issues.
SMS answers from Fibra
Bruno Temer from Brazilian sustainable design studio Fibra answers SMS questions about palm bi-products and funding innovation.
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