Assouline - Books: Brazilian Style
Pelé, Oscar Niemeyer, caipirinhas, Sonia Braga, Vik Muniz, Ivo Pitanguy, Ipanema, Tropicália, Caetano Veloso, Carmen Miranda, Gisele Bundchen, Francisco Costa, The Campana Brothers and more… Brazilian culture is rich with artists and architects, models and screen stars, festivals and religions. Brazilian Style exports the country’s best—including legendary icons from the past as well as contemporary, cutting-edge trendsetters.
With evocative photography and succinct texts, this beatutiful tome takes readers on a curated tour of the most important symbols of modern and traditional Brazil. From Samba, the famous hip-swirling musical genre, to a personal sketch of fashion icon Bethy Lagardère by Karl Lagerfeld, Brazilian Style combines high and popular culture, capturing the spirit of one of the most vibrant nations on earth.
Released in September 2011
W 9.44 x L 12.08 x D 1.02 in
Hardcover with Jacket