(207) Favela as art

And now for something completely different.  A true contrast to the last posting we connect a bit to Rio de Janeiro now where a number of large murals improve the general feeling about several of that city’s vast, informally constructed hillside neighbourhoods.  Maybe fixing, or at least improving, a difficult place can also involve the emotional environment and its psychological infrastructure?

Friday Fun: Painting Favelas in Rio de Janeiro CityFix

photo: leonelponce via Flickr