Monday, July 20, 2009

OSCAR NIEMEYER - PLANALTO PALACE


Oscar Niemeyer - Planalto Palace (Palácio do Planalto), Brasilia DF, Brazil (1958)

Starting with a complete week about Oscar Niemeyer in Brasilia city, have a look on the iconic Planalto Palace, one of the buildings that conforms the Praça dos Três Poderes square at the end of the Monumental Axis.


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Overall view from southeast


View of the entrance ramp in the foreground and Praça dos Três Poderes in the background


Waiting room


Circular ramp in the first floor hall at night


Pillar and mezzanine detail