Botafogo - Brazil / by Erica Hawkinson

 

Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Year(s): 2015
Participants: 2 US Teens
Square Footage: 675
Partner(s): MacArthur Foundation, US Consulate in Brazil
Green Star Team: Kamelia Hristeva, Michal Taylor, Brendan Hudson
Description: Located in a beachfront neighborhood, this mural fuses images of indigenous flora, Afro-Brazilian motifs, and symbols of hope and perseverance.