By Nathan M. Walters, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A secretly bold creator, Joana Cesar is an artist that both embraces and defies traditions of the street art genre in Rio. She is transforming the street medium into an elegant contradiction, intimate yet for all to see, an evolving talent determined to both peel away and live within the layers of modern life.
Cesar’s story reads a bit like a Dan Brown novel, The Cesar Code if you will. For many years she has been known for painting on the street in a secret personal code. The messages . . .