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|Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand|
|Avenida Paulista, 1578 - Bela Vista|
Sao Paulo SP Brazil
| - museum|
| - lowrise|
| - stilts|
| - brutalist|
| - modern|
| - glass|
| - steel|
| - concrete (plain)|
| - concrete, reinforced|
| - concrete|
• Architect: Lina Bo Bardi.
• This is the second home for the Sao Paulo Museum of Art.
• The museums collection is often considered the best in the Southern Hemisphere.
• Originally planned for Rio De Janeiro, the plan for the museum was moved to Sao Paulo, as it was easier to get funding for such a museum, there.
• The building is unique in that it was built atop 4 pillars to preserve a view into the old city center.
• Queen Elizabeth II of England visited the museum during its inaugural year in 1968.
• Photo Link: http://www.casaclub.com.br/fotos/albums/tour/feira_masp.jpg
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