A Bit About Me and this Blog

ABOUT ME Thanks for having a look at my new blog 😀 I´m Tanja and I just moved back to Oslo, Norway (where I am from) after five years living in Rio de Janeiro. I now live in a small studio apartment in my favourite area downtown called Grunerløkka. (full of green parks, vintage design […]

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FINDING TIME

“What are the best things and worst things in your life, and when are you going to get around to whispering them or shouthing them?” – Ray Bradbury, science fiction and fantasy author. Say it one last time if you must, but after this, you will never again utter the world´s most famous excuse:  “I […]

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PARQUE LAGE – Green garden, art and café

Rio de janeiro is the perfect place to get a creative boost meanwhile exploring the world. Parque Lage is an old mansion located in the Jardim Botanico àrea which the Italian architect Mario Vodrel rebuilt for the industrialist Enrique Lage and his wife and singer Gabriella Bezanssoni. With grey brickstone and interior paintings finished by Salvador […]

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One of the biggest design and architecture events honoring sustainability

Morar Mais por Menos – Live more for Less, is an annual event where the designers and architects focus on sustainability showing their creative ways to reuse objects for a lower cost and an environmental impact.  Every year, around September – October, this event is arranged at enormous and always beautiful venues in Rio de […]

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