Friday, May 21, 2010

OSCAR NIEMEYER - PAMPULHA CHURCH


Oscar Niemeyer + Roberto Burle Marx - São Francisco de Assis Church / Pampulha Complex, Belo Horizonte MG, Brazil (1940)

Take a closer look at Portinari´s panels at this church, and then check the link to see more of this great artist


/// click to DOWNLOAD the pdf / Oscar Niemeyer + Roberto Burle Marx - São Francisco de Assis Church


South façade of the church with the famous panel designed by Cándido Portinari


Overall view from west


Overall view from northeast


View of the little nave from the entrance space


Perspective of the little nave toward the entrance