Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Brazil, by Oscar Niemeyer

Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Curitiba Building, Brazilian Architecture, Architect

Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Brazil

Brazilian Building – design by Oscar Niemeyer, Architect

Oscar Niemeyer Museum Brazil

Design: Oscar Niemeyer Architect

Location: Curitiba city, state of Paraná, Brazil

The Museu Oscar Niemeyer was designed by the Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer as far back as 1967, but only inaugurated in 2002 and officially opened in 2003.

Due to its shape, the exhibition building is also referred to as the “Museu do Olho”. The “eye” can easily be seen from some distance.

The museum focuses on the visual arts, architecture and design. The official name is Novo Museu or New Museum.

The first building was designed by Oscar Niemeyer in 1967.

Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Curitiba, Brazil:

Oscar Niemeyer Museum Building Brasil
photo : John Lima

Address: R. Mal. Hermes, 999 – Centro Cívico Curitiba – PR, 80530-230, Brazil

Contact: +55 41 3350-4400

Museu Oscar Niemeyer images / information from Emporis + other sources

Oscar Niemeyer

Location: Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Curitiba city, Paraná, Brazil, South America




Brazilian Buildings by Oscar Niemeyer

Pampulha Church, Belo Horizonte
Pampulha Church Belo Horizonte
photograph : Lucas Nishimoto – Construtora Tecnibras
Pampulha Church

Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói – MAC, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro
Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói

Teatro Popular de Niteroi, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro
Teatro Popular de Niteroi




Brazilian Architecture

Brazilian Architecture

New Manaus Hotel Building, Amazonas, North Region of Brasil
Design: AMZ Arquitetos
Manaus Hotel by AMZ Arquitetos
photograph : Maíra Acayaba

Manaus Hotel Building

Sense Bike Headquarters, Belo Horizonte, Brasil
Design: BCMF Arquitetos
Sense Bike Headquarters in Belo Horizonte
photograph : Gabriel Castro

Sense Bike Headquarters Building

Image and Audio Museum, Rio de Janeiro
Diller Scofidio + Renfro
Museu da Imagen e de Som

Museum of Tomorrow, Rio de Janeiro
Santiago Calatrava
Museum of Tomorrow

Top Towers – Housing
Königsberger Vannucchi Arquitetos Assoc.
Top Towers Sao Paulo

Rio Olympic Park Buildings, Rio de Janeiro
BCMF Arquitetos
Rio Olympic Park Buildings

Museum of Image and Sound Rio

Museum Buildings

Brazilian Architects

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Website: www.museuoscarniemeyer.org.br