Tag: Refurbishment

By Nelson Belen and Ciara Long, Contributing Reporters RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One of the most important legacy projects of the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics was the new metro (subway) line which not only impacted transportation by connecting...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Directly on one of Botafogo's main roadways, a massive nineteenth century mansion has recently been refurbished to act as the new headquarters for an urban art center, named GaleRio, located...
By Fiona Hurrell, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Taking on a property in need of renovation is a bit like doing a sky dive over the Grand Canyon. For some it's an adrenalin fueled challenge that just can't...
By Marcela Canavarro, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Following decades of neglect, the cluster of neighborhoods that comprise Rio de Janeiro's historic Centro are currently in an exciting, long term process of redevelopment. While the focus is on attracting people...
By Nicole Pelligrino, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Gazing up toward the Teatro Municipal from Cinelândia Square, the stunning world-class theater of the arts is scarcely recognizable behind the high, black temporary fence secured topped with barbed-wire, and underneath...



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