September 2018

Paul Heritage of People’s Palace Projects reflects on arts, conflict and the context of the public realm looking at artistic projects in the favelas in Rio. In an interview with Eliana Silva his counterpart in Brazil, Director of the Redes do Desenvolvimento da Mare –the Development Networks of Maré – Heritage considers the meaning of public in informal settlements which have become home to 20 per cent of the population in Rio.

Authors

Paul Heritage