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    • The Blue Parrot

      A part of the project "Women Are Heroes" by JR artist. Morro da Providencia, a favela in Rio de Janeiro - Brazil.

    • Hannah Blumer

      Jr. Women Are Heroes in the Favela. Giant art photographs cover much of the buildings. ” Morro da Providencia”, Rio de Janiero. August 2008 (

    • Ana Armero

      “Inside Out Project”: Retratos em espaços públicos que expressam a identidade das comunidades "Women are Heroes" en laFavela de Moro da Providência, Rio de Janeiro

    • Verna Penner

      Women Are Heroes. Favela Morro Da Providencia, Rio de Janeiro Go into this site to read about the women's eyes painted on the exterior of these houses.

    • federico z

      exhibition by JR: Women Are Heroes in the Favela "Morro da Providencia", Rio de Janiero, august 2008

    • Rebecca Ann

      Favela Morro Da Providência – Rio de Janeiro, 2008 Provocative yet sympathetic, Parisian photographer JR uses the street as a gallery, pasting giant blow-ups of his photographs. Usually portraits of ordinary people, these images speak about the lives of others, highlighting their social realities. In the case of the pictured “Women” project, JR turned his attentions to the marginalised Morro da Providência favela, posting photos of the impressive women he had met....

    • Amy Creedon

      In a remote Brazilian favela  some giant billboards appeared,  showing pictures of eyes and faces in various expressions, no one knew where they came from. Well, the author is JR. Photographer and street artist, 25 years old from France, used to work at the edge of the law. JR, using a camera that hefound on the subway (this say the legend), transforms the images into posters and open space in photo galleries. JR finds inspiration in people he meet during his travels. Since 2004 he has worked...

    • Sierd Loman

      Overwhelming street art project in one of the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, Brasil by JR

    • Woman's Day

      Уличное искусство - Street art #streetart

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