Gisele Taranto Arquitetura | Casa Cor
Casa Cor is the biggest and most important event of national architecture and decoration in Rio de Janeiro. This year, the event is in its 21st edition and it takes place at Linneo de Paula Machado mansion. Built in the beginning of the 20th century, this mansion is 1.500 square meters wide in a plot site six times bigger.
Ceiling, floor and walls were kept as originally and received pieces of art and designed furniture. The biggest challenge was to show that it is possible to add contemporaneity to any historical room, giving emphasis to both. Pieces of renowned and new promesing artists, national and internationally, were used in the space.Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Architect: Gisele Taranto Art Curator: Mara Fainziliber Lighting Designer: Maneco Quinderé Construction: In Casa