Monday, July 20, 2009


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