Centro: walking in the old town of Sao Paulo

Yes, São Paulo has an old town! It is where the city was founded five hundred years ago. Neo classical and baroque buildings, art centers, theatres, patisseries, walls with graffitis, it has this air that you may not notice at other parts of the city, let’s say it has a character. At nigh time it may look a little empty and you may need to take care of your belongings but during the day it is quite lively. We start our walk at the Municipal Theatre. A beautiful Opera House with all the...

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33. Sao Paulo Bienali

Dünyanın belli başlı güncel sanat etkinliklerinden Sao Paulo Bienali’nin otuz üçüncüsü 7 Eylül 2018’den 9 Aralık 2018’e kadar şehrin içinde devasa bir park olan Ibirapuera Parkı’nın içindeki Brezilyalı mimar Oscar Niemeyer imzalı pavilyonda gerçekleşiyor. Neredeyse sanat etkinliğinin önüne geçecek kadar önemli bir alan burası, dalgalara benzeyen koridorları ile Niemeyer’in meşhur kıvrımlı yapılarının bir örneği. Parkın tam ortasında yirmibeş bin metrekarelik üç kattan oluşan oldukça büyük bir...

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33rd Sao Paulo Biennial

One of the main international contemporary art events in the world the São Paulo Biennial’s 33rd edition is taking place in Biennial Pavillon inside the Iberapuera Park from 7th of September to 9th of December. The pavilion itself, signed by legendary architect Oscar Niemeyer, is iconic; a huge building in rectangular shape from the outside has curved corridors which gives a different dimension to the exhibition. The Iberapuera park has other buildings designed by Niemeyer such as the...

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