MORRO DO PAPAGAIO

MORRO DO PAPAGAIO

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Designs from the favela hills.

14 days spent in the favela „Morro do Papagaio“ – equipped with cameras, laptops, pens, pieces of paper and heads full of ideas. They brought the first official ARTHELPS t-shirt collection to life.

Feel the favela in this special ARTHELPS feature: Pedro, a kid from the Morro do Papagaio favela, talks about his personal dreams, ideas and shares his very own stories about life in a Brazilian slum. We documented his thoughts and merged them with our video footage from deep within the Morro do Papagaio favela.

Cutting, painting, drawing, making a mess and blowdrying – ARTHELPS spent two weeks experimenting with young creatives at the favela in Belo Horizonte, lots of different materials and colours were used. The team created facinating motives which went on to be at the heart of our first t-shirt collection.

PROJECT LOCATION
Belo Horizonte / Brazil

PROJECT MANAGERS
Thomas Lupo
Tassilo Gutscher
Xavier Calvo Pedrosa

The project is supported by superstar Rea Garvey. By purchasing the exclusive Rea edition, you can help us support the children in the favela.

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