The Modern Set of Pampulha in Belo Horizonte-MG won the title “World Cultural Heritage”, conferred by UNESCO. The definition occurred on 17 July 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.
The great mirror of water of Lagoa da Pampulha, made the region a well considered patrimony of humanity. The modern set built around the lagoa da Pampulha, includes the Church of Saint Francis of Assisi, the Former Casino (now the Pampulha Museum of modern art), the House of Dance, the Golf Yacht Club and the residence of Juscelino Kubitschek.
Oscar Niemeyer, Burle Marx, Cândido Portinari and other globally important artists made the Pampulha a true work of art. Architecture, landscaping and Arts (paintings, sculptures, ceramic tiles and mosaics) confer the Pampulha a true masterpiece. So, be a part of the World Heritage list of humanity strengthens our cultural identity influences the brazilian and world modern architecture, brings economic, social and environmental growth region and commitment to care and conservation.
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