Wednesday, March 24, 2010

NAURO ESTEVES - BURITI PALACE


Nauro Esteves - Buriti Palace, Brasilia DF, Brazil (1969)

These buildings were designed to host Brasilia´s local administration. While the other civic buildings should relate themselves with the entire country, these ones represent the city itself.
Nauro Esteves also designed Conjunto Nacional building, you can have a look at it following the link



South façade, from Praça do Buriti


North façade with the parking lot in the foreground


Overall view of the complex pointing southwest


Tower´s lateral façade pointing west