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Andre Flagger

Flagger Master and flagmaker in Brazil since 1999. Actually producing the Flagging in the Park with the city hall and Culture Fundation in Belo Horizonte, city in the State of Minas Gerais. I love yelows in my sets, or anything that can became a flame.

Flagging around the world: Brasil

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The more recent origin of flagging in Brazil can be traced to the city of Belo Horizonte (Portuguese for “Beautiful Horizon”) in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, beginning the late 1990s. Flagging moved from the parties in Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro and then later to São Paulo, Brasilia and Florianópolis.

At first, flagging was imported directly from the American parties. Later, as it has become more popular, flaggers have incorporated local cultural elements in their designs and flags including drawing inspiration from local painters and artisans.

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