Wednesday, April 22, 2009

MENDES DA ROCHA - PINACOTECA DO ESTADO



Paulo Mendes da Rocha + Eduardo Colonelli - Pinacoteca do Estado Museum, São Paulo SP, Brazil

"He has also designed extensive renovations, notably at the Pinacoteca do Estado, the city's oldest fine arts museum, in 1993. His restoration of the 19th-century building included adding glass roofs for the courtyards, transforming the central courtyard into a slightly sunken auditorium and connecting the upper galleries with metal catwalks" from nytimes.com


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