ARENA PERNAMBUCO (2013) Architect: Fernandes Arquitetos Associados City: Recife
NOVO MINEIRÃO (1965, REDESIGNED IN 2012) Architects: Eduardo Mendes Guimarães Júnior and Gaspar Garreto Renovation by Bruno Campos, Marcelo Fontes, and Silvio Todeschi City: Belo Horizonte
Arena Castelao

Stadiums of Brazil

Well it’s Soccer World Cup again. Over four years ago, I was very active in the design and implementation of the Green Point Stadium for the 2010 World Cup in Cape Town.  I have compiled a list of all the stadiums in Brazil for this World Cup. Although there are some …

made in china

‘Made in China’

“China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese. ” ― Charles de Gaulle   What we once knew about China has …

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Haifa- unplugged

The time to buy property in Haifa is now!   The grottier, grimier, closer to the port, the better.  I have just …

Michael Phelps Swimming in his Spa monkeypics

Jet Stream Spa Pools

“Come on, bring your cossie, we are going to test swim some pools”, calls Ian from downstairs.  Dutiful wife that I am, …

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Easy Peasy Greeny

A sober thought amongst all the hysteria of going green: to have a green building design is unfashionably simple.   We have …