Brazilian Culture

Rio+Design Milan celebrates its 10th year

The Rio+Design Milan show is celebrating its first decade. This year Milan International Furniture Fair will be happen between April 17th and 22nd. There the visitor will be able to check the work of 17 design studios from Brazil and 59 of their innovative projects. They are part of the Be Brasil exhibit, a show organized by the Rio de Janeiro state government, through an invitation made by the Apex-Brasil, a foreign trade organization.

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New York's Brasil Summer Fest 2017! Starts Tomorrow!

The largest Brazilian music event in the city of New York starts this August 5th. The festival will hold various movies and concerts throughout its 8 days. The festival opening will happen in New York's Central Park, the Brazilian music icon Elza Soares will play the tunes from her latest album "A Mulher do Fim do Mundo"; the concert will feature the band Liniker e os Caramelows.

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The Farewell to Antonio Candido, Brazil's Greatest Literary Critic in The 20th Century

Last Friday, May 12th, Brazil lost Antonio Candido, one of the country's greatest intellectuals of the 20th century. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Antonio Candido de Mello e Souza was a sociologist, writer, and University professor. A literature academic, Mr. Candido started his career in the early 40s as a literary critic writing reviews about writers such as Clarice Lispector, João Cabral de Melo Neto, and some "upcoming" names such as Murilo Mendes and Carlos Drummond de Andrade.

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The 57th Venice Biennale hosts five Brazilian names

Curated by Christine Macel, the 17' Venice Biennale will be held between May 13th and Nov. 26th, with the theme "Viva Arte Viva". The exhibit will display work from 85 artists and this year will differ from its usual theme oriented exhibit to focus on each artist's work. It is "a Biennale designed with the artists, by the artist, and for the artists."

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The Celpe-Bras 2018.1 calendar was just …

If you are going to take the next edition of the Celpe-Bras proficiency exam, be ready! The exam registrations will happen between April 2nd and 13th. The written tests will...

21-03-2018 Hits:1855 News ILC Brasil

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Newsletter December/2017

January Immersion for Beginners - Experiência Carioca - Register today! If you want to accelerate your first steps in the Portuguese language and learn more about Rio's culture, take the super-intensive...

11-12-2017 Hits:599 News ILC Brasil

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ILC Brasil Newsletter September 2017

Celpe-Bras 2017.2 Online Prep Courses - Last weeks! If you have registered to take the Celpe-Bras examination this October, there is still time to get ready and do a great exam...

05-09-2017 Hits:645 News ILC Brasil

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OAS Opens Their 2017 Selection for Gradu…

The Organization of American States (OAS) announced this last week their Brazilian scholarship program. There are 670 scholarships available for graduate and doctorate studies in Brazilian Universities, and are available...

08-08-2017 Hits:695 News ILC Brasil

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