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Forget about Corcovado or the Sugar Loaf, here is something different to visit in Rio - Oscar Niemeyer's MAC (or museum for Contemporary Art). The 1990's project is located in Niteroi and is shaped like a flying saucer, or rather a flower. The iconic Brazilian...More
The Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niteroi is a nice place to visit with teenagers. Amazing architecture and different exhibitions are available, great woman artists with beautiful stories. Temporary exhibitions are also available.
This building was designed by the renown Brazilian architect Neyer Meyer. Inside there was a sign saying that to compensate for women suffering discrimination when making art, they were exposing womens only art. (Personally I don't think this is true. You see a painting you...More
The architecture alone, by Brazilian Oscar Niemeyer, is worth the trip. We got an Uber, but understand that you can ferry across to suburban Niteroi and take a cab to the museum. There are exhibits on the upper two levels. When we went we were...More
From Rio it is a pleasant ferry boat ride to Niteroi, then 10 minutes in cab (don't go by foot) to find a very special building. The exhibition is small but the view on the bay from the inside is incredible and the building itself...More