:: Saint Francis of Assisi Church

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Though the design is modern, Niemeyer suggested elements of the colonial architecture: the characteristic Baroque curves; the trellis to make the bell tower ‘lighter’; the vault ceiling; the blue and white tiles decorating some walls.

Embora o projeto seja moderno, Niemeyer sugeriu elementos da arquitetura colonial: as características curvas barrocas; a treliça para tornar a torre do sino ‘mais leve’; o teto em abóboda; os azulejos azuis e brancos decorando algumas paredes.

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