By Nathan M. Walters, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Thanks to the imagination of New York-based artists Maxine Nienow and Nicolina (members of the The Free Art Society), Rio is changing the notion of nautical art in Brazil and introducing a new dimension in the evolution of the street art genre. The project is FlutuArte, and it is responsible for transforming dilapidated fishing boats into mobile works of art.

Maxine and Nicolina have enlisted the help of both local and international artists to paint the top of fishing boats anchored in the scenic Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here