Rio Art Galleries and Shopping
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The art scene in Rio de Janeiro is bursting at the seams, discover why this city has been labelled Brazil's cultural capital. Explore famous art galleries followed by some world class shopping!
Delve deeper into Rio's art scene visiting a couple of famous art galleries along the way, such as Anita Schwartz - one of the most sophisticated and trendy galleries, Silvia Cintra - which presents a great variety of work from various acclaimed Brazilian artists and the Ipanema Art Gallery - a fantastic offering of some Brazil's internationally recognized artists such as Candido Portinari, Di Cavalcanti and Milton da Costa.
After exploring Brazil's art scene, it’s time for some shopping! Famous for its beauty and fashion industries, Rio hosts a wide variety of street markets, shopping malls and clothing stores, all of which reflect the iconic style and culture of the ‘Cidade Maravilhosa’ (Wonderful City). Whether you enjoy small local handcraft stores, modern shopping centres which house a variety of international and local brands, or chic boutiques on the tree-lined streets of Ipanema, Rio offers an unparalleled shopping experience to all its visitors.