El Museo del Bario in New York welcomes visitors of all backgrounds to discover the artistic landscape of the Latino, Caribbean, and Latin American cultures. Their richness is represented in its wide-ranging collections and exhibitions, complemented by film, literary, visual and performing arts series, cultural celebrations, and educational programs.
They have a great website design, that is not only functional, but successful in using colors to represent the cultural diversity of latin america.
The Contemporary Jewish Museum was found in 1984, in San Francisco, California, USA. Its core purpose is to be an engaging forum for diverse audiences where new perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas thrive. The building, designed by the architect Daniel Libeskind, embodies a number of symbolic references to Jewish concepts.
The National Sea Museum, located in São Francisco do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, has more than 60 boats in natural sizes and 200 modeling pieces and naval crafts to tell stories about the art and the wisdom of the men who live in the sea. The 15 rooms with different themes shows the variety of tradicional brazilian boats. They have a very good virtual tour you can see by clicking on the image bellow.
The Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum is a museum of local history and art in Rapperswil, canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland. It is situated in three Middle Ages buildings, commonly called “Breny-Haus” and “Breny-Turm”. The bronze façade was recently designed by :mlzd architects.
Edemar Cid Ferreira is an ex-banker, with a big passion for the arts, whose bank broke in 2004. He was dumped from his mansion by justice in 2011 january. Seeing the pictures you’ll understand why this mansion is in this blog.