No, this is not a UFO… think again

By brazilriodejaneiro • Rio de Janeiro • 1 Feb 2014



Located in Mirante da Boa Viagem, Niterói seaside, the museum with its futuristic facade that looks more like a UFO, allows the visitor to enjoy the panoramic views available to him or outside the museum, from the patio or inside the museum for look at the windows ring that divides this gigantic concrete slab on two tracks.

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Niterói (abv. MAC or MAC Niterói or MAC Nit ) is a museum located in the city of Niterói , state of Rio de Janeiro , Brazil . Designed by the architect Oscar Niemeyer , the MAC has become one of the postcards of Niterói. It is intended primarily to works pertaining to contemporary art , all dated to the course of the twentieth century . Presentations range from abstract art to works depicting the illusion of the Brazilian monarchy . The museum has a collection of 1,217 works of John collection Sattamini. 1 A joint meeting since the 1950s by collector John Sattamini , the second largest collection of contemporary art in Brazil.

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