Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa

La Vereda Handicrafts

La Vareda stocks a colorful selection of handicrafts from local artists and artisans in a spot near Largo do Guimarães. Handpainted clay figurines by Pernambuco artists, heavy Minas ceramics, delicate sterling silve…
Arts & Crafts in Flamengo & Around

Pé de Boi

Although everything is for sale here, Pé de Boi feels more like an art gallery than a handicrafts shop, owing to the high quality of the wood and ceramic works, and the tapestries, sculptures and weavings. This is p…
Arts & Crafts in Botafogo & Urca

Índio e Arte

Inside the grounds of the Museu do Índio, this shop sells a variety of indigenous handicrafts, including masks, musical instruments, toys, pots, baskets and weapons. Regional artists, mostly from northern tribes, cr…
Arts & Crafts in Gávea, Jardim Botânico & Lagoa

O Sol

O Sol is run by Leste-Um, a nonprofit social-welfare organization. This delightful store displays the works of regional artists and sells Brazilian folk art in clay, wood and porcelain. It also sells baskets, hammoc…
Arts & Crafts in Santa Teresa & Lapa


This small but welcoming shop specializes in crafts and artwork from the Amazon. You'll find woven baskets, organic jewelry made from Amazonian seeds and fibers, hammocks, small wood carvings, pottery, wall hangings…
Art in Centro & Cinelândia

Galeria Monique Paton

One of a handful of new galleries on this colonial street, Galeria hosts intriguing mixed-media shows from up-and-coming artists in Rio and beyond.