Centenary – Candido Portinari – Insights on Brazilian Childhood


At the invitation of the Brazilian Embassy in London, the Portinari Project, sponsored by Unilever, O Boticário, British Tobacco, with the support of Varig, held an exhibition called 'Candido Portinari - Visions of a Brazilian Childhood' in Gallery 34 at the Brazilian Embassy in London. This exhibition was part of the Brazil MayFair initiative, promoted by the Embassy, which stood out as the biggest event to promote Brazilian culture in the UK. The exhibition provided a sensitive view of the lyrical Portinari, revealing the painter whose soul preserves childhood indelibly etched in his heart.