Monday, October 19, 2009

OSCAR NIEMEYER - SQS 107 / 108 SOUTH


Oscar Niemeyer - Super Quadra 107 / 108 South (Sul), Brasilia DF, Brazil (1959)

This week is about the housing areas in Brasilia, this time the south area called Asa Sul designed by Oscar Niemeyer


/// click to SEE and DOWNLOAD the pdf / Oscar Niemeyer - Super Quadra 107 / 108 South



Overall view of the complex of housing building


Concrete parasols housing building


Overall view of the complex showing the curtain wall volume


Detail of the brise-soleil façade and the free ground floor space


View of the free ground floor and the sculptural pillars