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Brazilian Arts Foundation, Mission Statement

The Brazilian Arts Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing cultural education and building community through the preservation and sharing of Brazilian culture.



The organization was created in 2001 to preserve and promote Brazilian culture in the greater Houston metropolitan area.  In 2006, the organization established a cultural center in order to further develop and expand its program and performance offerings.  Located in the historic Houston Heights, the center provides a home in which the Foundation offers the majority of its classes and workshops, as well as hosts events and educational programs.

Our President/CEO

Our President/CEO

Mr. Mauricio Campos was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and moved to Houston in 1990. He is the President and Founder of the Brazilian Arts Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 2001 to promote and share the Brazilian culture in the Houston area. Mr. Campos, a native of Brazil, has over twenty-two years of experience… Continue Reading

Our Partners

Our Partners

Houston Arts Alliance Since 2005, the Brazilian Arts Foundation has received funding from the City of Houston through grants from the Houston Arts Alliance. The Houston Arts Alliance (HAA) is a 501C3 non-profit arts organization. The mission is to support and promote artistic life in the Houston region through programs, initiatives and alliances. Advancing the… Continue Reading

Our Supporters

The Brazilian Arts Foundation is greatful for their many supporters. You can become a BAF Supporter too! You can donate your time by volunteering to help us at our events. Some or our supporters include the Brazil-Texas Chamber of Commerce, Fractured Atlas, TALA, the Official Visitors Site for Houston, Vidabrasil and Dance Source Houston.   Continue Reading

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