Construction of Bible Museum in Brasília Sparks Controversy

There are concerns over the execution of the work since Brasília is landmarked as heritage and the architect is deceased. The Federal District population is divided with respect to its construction.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The construction of the 'Museu da Bíblia' ("Bible Museum") in the central area of Brasília, based on a project by Oscar Niemeyer from the 1990s, is sparking controversy. The local Architecture and Urbanization Entities Collective (CEAU) published a note in which it raises concerns over the execution of the . . .

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