06.15.14

Let ‘Em Eat Futbol : Brazil’s Anti-World Cup Street Art

Posted in Football, Modern Art at 2:29 pm by

For FIFA, the Brazilian Football Confederation, broadcast and sponsorship partners around the world, World Cup 2014 is obviously a money-printing enterprise unparalleled in the sporting universe.  The event, while a competitive spectacle like none other, is occurring amidst massive public protests over matters including but not limited to stadium construction costs measured alongside limited funding for hospitals and schools.

(by Paulo Ito)

Street Art Utopia has collected a number of public murals that address the imbalance.  Check ‘em out here :

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