For Portuguese version, please, click on: BRASILIANA 2013

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

BRASILIANA-2013 Official Mascots

To know the official mascots of the World Stamp Exhibition BRASILIANA-2013, just click on the item below:

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

BRASILIANA-2013 News Letter # 1

It was just released the first News Letter for BRASILIANA-2013 World Stamp Exhition. For more details, please, click on:

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

BRASILIANA-2013 Entry Forms

To participate in the BRASILIANA-2013 as an exhibitor it will be required to fill in the registration forms. For more details, please, click on the following items:



BRASILIANA-2013 Individual Regulations

Know the individual regulations related to the World Stamp Exhibition BRASILIANA-2013. Just click on:

BRASILIANA 2013 Commissioners List

A total of 72 countries have accepted the invitation to participate in the BRASILIANA - 2013 World Stamp Exhibition. To know the National Commissioner of your country, please, click on:

                         NATIONAL COMMISSIONERS LIST

Thursday, December 13, 2012

BRASILIANA-2013 headline

The British STAMP MAGAZINE just published an advertising to promote the World Stamp Exhibition in Rio de Janeiro, 19 to 25 November 2013. For more details, please, click on:

Tuesday, November 20, 2012


Know a little bit of the place where the World Stamp Exhibition BRASILIANA-2013 will be held. Just click on:

Friday, November 2, 2012

The Xiphopagus Triplet - The Pack Strip

One of the most remarkable philatelic rarities from Brazil and Latin America is the XIPHOPAGUS TRIPLET. To know its complete history, just click on:

                              PACK STRIP

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Sugar Loaf Mountain Cable Car Centenary

Sugar Loaf Mountain, in the city of Rio de Janeiro, is one of the most beautiful tourist point in the world. On October 27th, 2012, Brazilian Posts will issue a souvenir sheet (with two stamps) to celebrate the centenary of its cable car. For more details, please, click on the following items:

                                                a) LEAFLET

                                     b) SOUVENIR SHEET

             c) About the Sugar Loaf Mountain 

Cable car in the 
world philatelic press

Tuesday, August 14, 2012


In November 2013 the city of Rio de Janeiro will be the world capital of Philately due to the  World Stamp Exhibition BRASILIANA-2013. To know a little more about this city, including visa, airport procedures, hotels, restaurants, etc., just click on:

Monday, July 2, 2012


During the "Salon du Timbre-2012", in Paris, Brazilian Posts issued a sheet with 12 personalized stamps to promote BRASILIANA-2013. Each stamp depicts a tourist point of the State of Rio de Janeiro and has, together, the logo of the exhibition. To know those stamps, just click on:

Saturday, June 30, 2012

BRAZILIAN POSTS at "Salon du Timbre - 2012"

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During the exhibition it was issued a postmark to promote BRASILIANA-2013. Please, click on:


Several philatelic items were available for the public, including:

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Organizing Committee of BRASILIANA-2013

See the updated list of the people who are working in the organization of BRASILIANA-2013 World Stamp Exhibition.

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Saturday, May 12, 2012

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Monday, April 2, 2012

Postmarks issued during the past BRASILIANA Exhibitions

For the previous BRASILIANA events there were issued several commemorative cancellations (handstamps) by the Brazilian Posts. All those items are listed in the "Brazilian Catalogue of Commemorative Cancellations", known as "ZIONI Catalogue". Click below to know more.

a) BRASILIANA - 1979  

Friday, March 16, 2012

The Grand Awards of previous BRASILIANA Exhibitions

In any World Stamp Exhibition the Grand Award (or Grand Prix) is coveted by all exhibitors. To know the  philatelists who won the Grand Awards in the past BRASILIANA events, just click on the items below:

a) BRASILIANA - 1979

Sunday, February 26, 2012

How the past BRASILIANA events were promoted around the world

Several countries promoted BRASILIANA events by the issue of stamps, souvenir sheets, etc. Know some of those issues just clicking on the items listed below.


Sunday, February 5, 2012

Monday, January 30, 2012


During the last years the Brazilian Posts have pioneered some interesting philatelic initiatives. To know all of them, just click in the following items:

c) 1999 issue          

d) 1974 issue

Sunday, January 1, 2012

The BULL'S EYES stamps - a short history

To know the history of the first postage stamps issued by Brazil, just click on each of the items that follow:

The website of the late Brazilian philatelist Mr. PAULO R. COMELLI (RDP) has a more detailed material on this subject. In terms of research, study and knowledge regarding the "bull's eyes" stamps, Mr. Comelli was the world's greatest expert.