“Ola, lady of lace!”: tradition and art from Ceará

"Olê, mulher rendeira!": arte e cultura no Ceará

Lace is a delicate, open-knit fabric whose threads are worked by hand or machine and intertwine forming beautiful designs. This lace can be used to decorate clothes and tablecloths, among other things. They are commonly sold by fishermen’s wives and other artisans, from their homes, on the beach, at craft fairs and other public spaces […]

Ceará: 6 places to learn more about its history and culture

Museums are places of great importance for the preservation of the cultural memory of a people, and are responsible for their heritage. Of course, they are also important to inform and educate through exhibitions. In Ceará, there are several museums and cultural centers that are worth visiting. Read on to discover some of them! Museum […]

Ceará and its handicrafts

Ceará e seus artesanatos

Craftsmanship is defined as an art and a technique of manual work, which escapes mass production (handicrafts). Even when following a pattern, each piece is unique and reveals the care and aptitude of the artisan who dedicated him or herself to the execution of every detail of that piece. Ceará is one of the richest […]