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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Today's archidose #824: Latin American Architecture

This morning I attended the press preview of the Latin America in Construction exhibition opening March 29 at the Museum of Modern Art. I'll have photos and comments on the MoMA show later in the week, but the visit inspired me to search out some photos of Latin American architecture in the archidose Flickr pool, though not necessarily ones in the show. By chance, Jonathan Reid added a bunch of photos from South America to the pool recently, and some of those are shown below.

Ibirapuera Auditorium in São Paulo, Brazil, by Oscar Neimeyer:
The Ibirapuera Auditorium
The Ibirapuera Auditorium

Some Brasilia buildings, all designed by Oscar Neimeyer:

Brazilian National Congress:
The Brazillian National Congress

The Palace of Justice:
The Palacio da Justica

Brazilian National Library:
Brazilian National Library

Pantheon of Liberty and Democracy Tancredo Neves:
The Pantheon of Fatherland and Freedom

Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro by Affonso Eduardo Reidy:
Museum of Modern Art

Municipalidad de Vitacura in Santiago, Chile, by Iglesis Prat:
The Municipalidad de Vitacura

Cao Museum at El Brujo Archaeological Complex in Peru (architect not known):
El Brujo Archaeological Complex
El Brujo Archaeological Complex

To contribute your Flickr images for consideration, just:
:: Join and add photos to the archidose pool
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:: Tag your photos #archidose

1 comment:

  1. Comment from Felipe Jullian (accidentally deleted during moderation): Hello John ,form chile I really suggest not to put as an example that building (Municipalidad de Vitacura in Santiago) its not a good example of the quality of some specific individuals ( I don’t have any kind of problem with the architects of the building , I just do think it’s not an asset to the city
    It blocks the view of the park and it’s out of scale in a way you can’t imagine ( just see the picture)
    I leave a nice and elegant example in the very same park, https://www.google.com.br/search?q=restaurant+mestizo+smiljan+radic&espv=2&biw=1366&bih=643&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=TC8TVbPqNI-1yASm5YCIBA&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

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