THE GRAND PROJECTS

Architectural and urbanistic operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition

“Porto Maravilha – model obsolescence”, a lecture from Jorge Bassani on the USP IEA Symposium

Jorge Bassani, a researcher of the project, held a lecture on the “USP IEA Symposium – Globalization, Restructuring Production and Urban Interventions and transformation: The case of Latin American ports” entitled ‘Porto Maravilha – model obsolescence’. Bassani presentation delivered conclusions regarding Porto Maravilha in a context of a grand project of 2016 Rio Olympic Games, in correlation with other international models as the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition, and the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games.

A transcript of the lecture is available here.