Inspirational Quotes

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. Robin Williams. 7th and 8th grades created uplifting posters to encourage each other day in and out school. Check the result below!

Inspirational Painting by famous painters

According to a recent study, copying a favorite painting, picture or illustration as part of an exercise can boost creativity. Who knew?! The 8th graders chose a painting from one of the masters (and some new guys too) such as Cezanne, Picasso, Mondrian, Matisse, Paul Klee, Magritte, and many more and added or changed one…

March 8th – Gender Equality Day!

March 8th is a very important day because it brings a much needed awareness nowadays: gender equality. The students from Fine Arts and 8th grade this year (and some from 7th as a bonus partiipation!), illustrated posters raising awareness and making us think about how the status quo is no longer the default. We need…

Artist Student #2 Rayssa

Welcome again to our Artist Student Issue! This time, we feature Rayssa! She is a 13 year-old girl who loves drawing and is very creative. Also, she has some interesting views about life, studies and music. Rayssa is a very talented artist and describes her own style as anime. Even though she thinks it is…

A glimpse of the past, a prophecy of the future

“You have to know the past to understand the present.” Carl Sagan Sagan’s quote makes a lot of sense nowadays, in the midst of what our planet and society are going through. If we don’t stop what we are doing and think about the repercussions of our actions, we might as well doom our future. The…

Artist Student #1: Naoki

It is with great pleasure that we bring you our newest addition to the page: Artist Student Feature! To open this section, we would like you to meet Naoki, a student from the 6th grade who is very fond of drawing, painting and all things related to arts. Even though he is quite young, Naoki…

The Lost Thing

“Not all those who wander are lost”, a line from the poem All that is gold does not glitter, written by J. R. R. Tolkien for The Lord of the Rings might be true, but not always. It is a fact that many people feel lonely even though they are surrounded by people and we…

6th – POP ART

6th grade is working on a project based on pop art. We had an online collab mural in class and the students posted their favorite pieces as a group, as well as Pop Art definiton. Check back for the students work using a Roy Linchestein painting as base!

Honouring the Wiped Memory of Graffiti in São Paulo

It is a fact that the new mayor of São Paulo, Mr. Dória, has been changing some important aspects of the city. Some of them are definitely for the better. Some others, we all agreed to disagree. Erasing the graffitis was one of the ones we were not so sure. The students all discussed and…

Mandala – 6th Grade

For Pi Week this year, our students worked together with Arts and Math departments to fully understand the concept of Pi and how its relation to the circle happens. Now, the results are in! Check below their amazing results! Click the picture to make it bigger.