All Articles in Topic - Rio de Janeiro

Dia de Tiradentes: a Martyr for National Independence

Dia de Tiradentes is a national holiday honoring a hero of Brazil’s struggle for independence. But who was the real man, and how is he remembered today?

Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro from Darkened Cities by Thierry Cohen

Darkened Cities: Thierry Cohen Reveals the Stars over Rio

Darkened Cities is a photo series which composites major cities, like Rio de Janeiro, with the stars above that, in reality, are veiled by light pollution.

The Beat of Rio: a Film by Tim Hahne

Summer in Rio de Janeiro is magical — filled with the relaxed vibe of beach life. This short film captures the beauty of Rio’s hottest season.