By Patricia Maresch, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Work has started on the construction of a new Cultural Center in Méier, one of the most traditional middle-class neighborhoods in Zona Norte (North zone). The new center is sponsored by the city of Rio de Janeiro, which is investing US$12 million into the project.
The plan includes three cinemas, a theater that seats 850 people, an exhibition hall, a media library, a bookstore, cafe, bistro and a green . . .