Rubens Gerchman, Tropicália

Panis et Circencis

Rubens Gerchman, Tropicália or Bread and Circus, 1968.

In 1968, the collective Tropicália record was released, with cover art designed by Brazilian artist Rubens Gerchman. Tropicália was an artistic movement that encompassed multiple art forms, and aimed to make popular culture accessible to all factions of Brazilian society.