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The 2014 FIFA World Cup, an international men's association football tournament that is scheduled to take place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014, will be the 20th FIFA World Cup. The tournament will be the second time that Brazil has hosted the competition, the previous being in 1950. The national teams of thirty-one countries advanced through qualification competitions to participate with the host nation in the final tournament. A total of sixty-four matches are to be played in twelve cities across Brazil. For the first time at a World Cup Finals, the matches will use goal-line technology.
New Zealand born, Bruce has had a number of creative endeavors, including music, photography, writing and automobile customizing. Painting has always been a mainstay throughout his life.
Stanfield was a musician in his early twenties, playing in garage bands and recording local bands for a record label he co-founded called “Suicide city”. In his late twenties and early thirties he was an award winning photographer, with Hamilton city’s largest “drive in” studio focusing on commercial and industrial work. Later he wrote articles and supplied photographs to national and international magazines. In his mid thirties Bruce worked on cruise ships as an entertainer and host. He now is a professional actor and full time artist