Thursday, May 20, 2010

OSCAR NIEMEYER - PAMPULHA DANCE HALL


Oscar Niemeyer + Roberto Burle Marx - Pampulha Dance Hall (Casa do Baile) / Pampulha Complex, Belo Horizonte MG, Brazil (1940)


/// click to SEE and DOWNLOAD the pdf / Oscar Niemeyer - Pampulha Dance Hall


View from the marquee toward Pampulha Lake with the building on left


View of the marquee and the gardens designed by Roberto Burle Marx


View of the access footbridge and the south façade of the building


Overall night view from south, footbridge on right


The circular hall is reinforced by the lights beneath the ceiling