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10 Incredible Brazilian Illustrators You Should Follow On Instagram

Gorgeous 'grams at the ready, in honor of Brazil's Black Awareness Day.

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In Brazil, Black Awareness Day or Black Consciousness Day is celebrated on Nov. 20. As part of the celebration, BuzzFeed Brasil highlighted 10 amazing illustrators from the black community in Brazil whom you can follow on Instagram.

1. Jesso Alves - @ziggystarjesso

Instagram: @ziggystarjesso

Follow for some seriously fresh collages done with beautiful pastel colors and black-and-white photos.


2. Linoca Souza - @linocasouza

Instagram: @linocasouza

Souza is the creator of the project Revista Preta, which translates as "Black Magazine," and produces beautiful illustrations that depict black women on the margins of society.

3. Ananda Santana -

Instagram: @srt

The colors in Santana's illustrations and street art vibrate with bliss, happiness, and love with each brush stroke.


4. Jaka Red - @jakared

Instagram: @jakared

Illustrator and cartoonist Jaka Red brings us beautiful portraits of bodies of every shape and size.

5. Annam.o - @annam.o

Instagram: @annam

The illustrations done by Anna M.O. range from delicate watercolors to provocative cartoons, often in celebration of the female body.

6. Robinho Santana - @robinho_santana

Instagram: @robinho_santana

Robinho Santana's painting focus on poignant portraits of children as well as Afro-Brazilian iconography.


7. Andressa Monique - @moniquegraffiti

Instagram: @moniquegraffiti

Blue-haired women are a chief focus of Monique's vivid paintings and murals.

8. rim.0n - @rim.0n

Instagram: @rim

These exquisite drawings look even more amazing on canvas bags and t-shirts that the artist is selling.


9. Victor Eloi - @viteloi

Instagram: @viteloi

Eloi's provocative illustrations are characterized by pin-up style women and some seriously amazing fashion.

10. Thiago Consp - @consp

Instagram: @consp

Consp posts everything from his finished street art works to pages of his sketchbook, and they're all extremely gorgeous.

This post was translated from Portuguese.

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