rotterdam: brazil contemporary

the not-to-be-missed brazil contemporary exhibition just launched in rotterdam [on until aug 23]. focusing on contemporary art, design and architecture in brazil, the elaborate show, held at three venues across town, shows a variety of works by brazilian artists and designers. museum boijmans van beuningen showcases contemporary brazilian art, with a special focus on artist hélio oiticica, while the netherlands architecture institute zooms in on the urban phenomenon that is são paulo through various screenings, photo works and street objects. the nederlands fotomuseum focuses on the country's visual culture through a diverse presentation of photos, video screenings, design, fashion and games. © nelson kon / aerial view of downtown são paulo