Friday, February 25, 2011

ROBERTO BURLE MARX - CRYSTALS SQUARE


Roberto Burle Marx + Haruyoshi Ono + José Tabacow - Crystals Square (Praça dos Cristais), Brasilia DF, Brazil (1970)

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Next to the Army Headquarters the different pavements dialogue with Niemeyer´s building


Pond overall view from west. In the background view of Army Headquarters designed by Oscar Niemeyer


The west zone is elevated than the pond´s, which generates different spaces


Concrete crystals on the pond


Aerial view of the central pond