F&@# The Buff: Os Gemeos Mural in Sao Paulo Painted Over

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Breaking news out of Sao Paulo, Brazil. One of Os Gemeos’ giant figures painted on an architectural scale was recently covered over with grey paint. Apparently this buff has cause outrage from the street art community and Sao Paulo locals alike. This vandalism has made headlines throughout Brazil, however the twins have declined to comment as of yet.

Os Gemeos are currently in Los Angeles preparing for their upcoming exhibition at Prism Gallery, Miss You, which opening February 25th.

Tags:
Os Gemeos,
Giant,
Gigante,
Mural,
Street Art,
Buffed,
buff,
Fuck the Buff,
Sao Paulo,
Brazil,

© Senior Editor & 12ozProphet - Tuesday February 14, 2012 at 08:12 PM

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fea - Tuesday February 14, 2012 at 11:05 PM...

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over take another

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“The Municipal Bureau of Culture said in a statement that the pair, world famous, asked that the design was erased prior to demolition of the building that is planned for the next 30 days.”

““The demolition of the building was already planned before the installation of graphite. With the wide acceptance of the work by the population, the Commission for the Protection of Urban Landscape (CPPU) allowed her to stay there until the process of demolishing the building would start , which should happen within a month, “says a statement from the Culture folder.”


-ULTIMO SEGUENDO/BRASIL

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