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Mirante da Boa Viagem, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, , Brazil | +55 21 2620-2400

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Designed by world-famous architect Oscar Niemeyer, the Museu de Arte Contemporanea Niteroi is an architectural masterpiece that houses a massive, impressive collection of artworks. Perched on a cliff above the beach, the building looks like a spaceship with a wall of windows offering stunning views of Guanabara Bay and Sugarloaf Mountain. The museum's permanent collection comes from João Sattamini, a Brazilian private collector with one of the largest collections of contemporary art in the world.

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Niteroi Contemporary Art Museum

Designed by world-famous architect Oscar Niemeyer, the Museu de Arte Contemporanea Niteroi is an architectural masterpiece that houses a massive, impressive collection of artworks. Perched on a cliff above the beach, the building looks like a spaceship with a wall of windows offering stunning views of Guanabara Bay and Sugarloaf Mountain. The museum's permanent collection comes from João Sattamini, a Brazilian private collector with one of the largest collections of contemporary art in the world.