Povo da Casa

Povo da Casa


Legítima Defesa Residency for Collectives

February to april / 2020

Between February and April 2020, Casa do Povo receives the collective Legítima Defesa, selected by the Residency for Collectives open call held in 2019.

Coral Tradição

Coral Tradição [Tradition Choir] sings exclusively in Yiddish and has been active at Casa do Povo since 1989.

Grupo Mexa

MEXA uses artistic tactics to defend and promote encounters of the diverse portions of the population in situations of social vulnerability.

Circle for Reflection on Contemporary Judaism

The Circle for Reflection on Contemporary Judaism proposes readings and conversations on burning themes that involve Jewish life, forming a space for dialogue qualified by the contribution of the participants.

Mitchossó Study group

Mitchossó is a Korean-Brazilian collective gathering people from the Korean community to share personal accounts and experiences, thus questioning themes considered as polemic or forbidden within the community in order to create new bonds of complicity.

ColetivA Ocupação

ColetivA Ocupação is a meeting between students, artists and performers from different regions of São Paulo who met during the occupations and protests resulting from the school system reorganization proposed by the  São Paulo state government in 2015 and 2016.

Énois Jornalism agency-school

Énois supports the development of young people from the peripheries to learn, reflect upon, and produce journalism. The goal of this agency-school is to use journalism as a tool for them to interpret the world surrounding them, question their role in society, and also to act as journalists.

Publication Studio São Paulo

Publication Studio is a laboratory for publication in its fullest sense – not just the production of books, but the production of a public. This public, which is more than a market, is created through physical production, digital circulation and social gathering. Together these construct a space of conversation which beckons a public into being.


Ocupeacidade began in 2006 intending to bring together people interested in collectively producing artistic actions in the urban spaces of São Paulo.

Collective for dialogue and tactical diversity

Autonomous group for research and dialogue practices, focusing on the way we listen to each other and how we coexist in social systems – seeking to contribute to the construction of a world where many worlds fit.

Boxe Autônomo

Boxe Autônomo has been active since 2015 in occupations and public spaces in the city, understanding sport as a social right and as a platform for cultivating values such as antiracism, antifascism and the fight against all forms of discrimination.

Sí, Yo Puedo!

O Sí, Yo Puedo! luta pelo pleno direito a migração, e acredita na educação como principal ferramenta para a construção de uma sociedade efetivamente inclusiva e multicultural.