Tag Archives: MAM

Graffiti: Sao Paulo

For more incredible street art from Sao Paulo check out my previous posts on Batman’s Alley and Villa Magdelena

Sao Paulo’s ‘Central Park’

People compare Sao Paulo to New York all the time and when it comes to the parks, I have to agree.  Parque do Ibirapuera to Sao Paulo is what Hyde Park is to London or Central Park is to New York.  Ibirapuera is one of Latin America’s largest city parks, with beautifully landscaped gardens, museums, exhibition spaces, planetary […]

Sao Paulo’s MAM and MAC

Located in Parque do Ibirapuera, underneath the great marquee that connects most of the buildings in the park is Sao Paulo’s Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo (or MAM).  As you can see above there was a very unique photography exhibit when I was there.  After walking through the park and around the museum, […]

Are You A Fan Of Modern Art? Head Over To The MAM

Since I enjoy seeing the exhibits at the MOMA in NYC, I figured I should head over and check out Rio’s version the MAM.  The Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro, begun in 1954, and was designed by Reidy.  The building is by far his most striking design with rows of angled concrete ribs […]