By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL –The Mercado Mundo Mix (MMMix) event will return on Saturday, June 25th and Sunday, 26th to take place in Fundição Progresso in Lapa with free admission on both days. Activities and participants will include live music, art exhibitions, independent publications, food trucks, workshops, and fashion vendors.
Created by Beto Lago in 1994 as a way to celebrate and help stimulate the creative economy, during its 21 years Mercado Mundo Mix has helped to launch brands including Cavalera and Chilli Beans and designers including Marcelo Sommer, Alexandre Herchcovitch and Heitor . . .