The Campanas’ studio is hidden behind an old garage door in the Santa Cecília neighborhood of São Paulo. “Chauffeurs arrive, they think it’s not here, and they don’t drop the clients off!” laughs Fernando. “But we didn’t bother to paint the facade. It’s the best way to live free and at peace in Brazil. You can’t show off. If I go out, I don’t wear jewelry or anything that will attract attention. Usually, people either think I’m a policeman or a robber.”
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The Campanas’ studio is hidden behind an old garage door in the Santa Cecília neighborhood of São Paulo. “Chauffeurs arrive, they think it’s not here, and they don’t drop the clients off!” laughs Fernando. “But we didn’t bother to paint the facade. It’s the best way to live free and at peace in Brazil. You can’t show off. If I go out, I don’t wear jewelry or anything that will attract attention. Usually, people either think I’m a policeman or a robber.”