O Rio Em Movimento Celebrates Rio’s Changing Landscape

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Opened on October 15th in the Arquivo Nacional (National Archives) located in the Centro neighborhood of the city, a new exhibition, O Rio em movimento: cidade natural, cidade construção (The movement in Rio: Natural city, city of construction) showcases the evolution of Rio de Janeiro's urban landscape.

The exhibition is part of the ongoing celebrations of Rio's 450th anniversary and features rare books, photographs, maps, building and city plans, film stills, engravings, and lithographs of the city's downtown, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?