Decorative Arts

Long term Exhibitions, Afro Brasil Museum

The Permanent exhibition encompasses several facets of the African and Afro-Brazilian cultural universes, addressing themes such as religion, work, art,…

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The Construction of the Nation, 1822 to 1889, National History Museum of Brazil

The Construction of the Nation shows the process of building the Nation and its challenges. “The Construction of the Nation”…

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Portuguese in the World, 1415 to 1822, National History Museum of Brazil

It presents since the Portuguese maritime expansion, its causes and consequences, mainly the colonization of Brazil, until the proclamation of…

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Asia the Future, Gwangju Design Biennale 2017

Future value discovered in Asia Only with industry and technologyit is not enough to tell the future.We can find another…

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Hamyon Wood Carving Collection, Kamthieng House Museum

Kamthieng House Museum's wood carving collection - 'Hamyon'. This intricate, carved wooden plaque above the bedroom door is considered a…

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The Choir, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

The choir stalls are made in an excellent tapincerán carving. It has two levels of seats: the high for canons…

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Altar of Forgiveness, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

It is located in the trascoro, in the front of the central nave. The altarpiece was made by the Spanish…

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High Altar, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

This disappeared in the forties of the twentieth century. On the occasion of the Jubilee of the year 2000, a…

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The Tabernacle, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

Situated to the right of the main cathedral, the Metropolitan Tabernacle (Spanish: Sagrario Metropolitano) was built by Lorenzo Rodríguez during…

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The Sacristy, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

It is the oldest space in the cathedral. In 1626, when the viceroy Rodrigo Pacheco y Osorio, Marquis de Cerralvo…

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The Chapter Hall, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

This room is probably the oldest in our Cathedral. Here the first stone was laid, the base on which all…

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Facades and portals, Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

The main facade of the cathedral faces south. The main portal is centered in the main facade and is the…

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Top floor, National History Museum, Chapultepec Castle

Malaquitas hall and Viceroy hall on the second floor, carry out several projects that followed an neoclassical style in architecture…

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Imperial Residence and East Terraces, Alcázar Site Museum, Chapultepec Castle

Emperor Maximilian I entrusted Carl Gangolf Kayser (“Architect of the Imperial House”; who was in charge of the modifications to…

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Entrance and North Wing, Alcázar Site Museum, Chapultepec Castle

The spaces of the Alcázar are set with furniture, domestic utensils, jewels, paintings and other objects belonging, on the ground…

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