Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion, Sao Paulo
(3.8/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion features 30,000 sq ft. (2,800 sq m) of Brazilian and international contemporary art under one roof. The building is a masterpiece itself designed by a team led by architects Oscar Niemeyer and Hélio Uchôa. Wear comfortable shoes since the size of the space means you’ll do a lot of walking. Initiated in 1951, The Bienal de São Paulo is the second oldest art biennial in the world after the Venice Biennial. The biennial serves to bring Brazilian art closer to an international audience, and vice-versa. Using our international travel planner, Sao Paulo attractions like Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Visit the Pavilion to the Biennale and we love, the architecture of the Pavilion is lush and the exhibited works of great taste, recommend.
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  • The biennial occurs at this location for a long period, it is worth visiting the site at this time. The exhibition is very interesting and admission is free.
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  • If you like architecture, this is the place. If you like interesting exhibitions, the Messier the more organized, this is the place.
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