Tuesday, May 18, 2010


Oscar Niemeyer - Yacht Club / Pampulha Complex, Belo Horizonte MG, Brazil (1940)

Featured today is the first project of Pampulha Complex, designed by Oscar Niemeyer for the former governor Juscelino Kubitschek. Twenty years after he founded Brasilia

/// click to DOWNLOAD the pdf / Oscar Niemeyer - Yacht Club / Pampulha Complex

West façade with the swimming pool in the foreground

Overall view from southeast with the entrance ramp on center

Perspective of the eastern balcony following the entrance ramp

View of the big hall in the first floor

View of the main hall toward Cândido Portinari´s artwork