Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

5-1974

Description

Brasilia is a planned city that has been both criticized as a failed utopia acclaimed as a masterpiece of modernist architecture. The city is mapped out into sections forming the shape of a bird or airplane. This photograph is taken in one of Brasilia’s local commerce sectors in the ‘wings’ of the city.

Notes

http://wikitravel.org/en/Bras%C3%ADlia#b

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Urban economics; Cities and Towns -- Federal District -- Brasilia;

Country Name

Brazil

Region Name

Federal District

City Name

Brasilia

Keywords

city blocks; commercial streets; shops; Brasilia, Federal District;

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