| Affonso Reidy|
| 26 October 1909 (1909-10-26) Paris, France|
Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, 1954-1960 (destroyed by fire, 1978; reconstructed by Henrique Mindlin).
Pedregulho Housing Development, Rio de Janeiro. 1947-1955Ministry of Education and Health, Rio de Janeiro. 1936+ with Lucio Costa, Oscar Niemeyer, Jorge Moreira, Ernani Vasconcelos and Carlos Leao; Le Corbusier, Consultant.
August 10, 1964, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Escola Nacional de Belas Artes
Museu de Arte Moderna Rio de Janeiro: Architecture and Construction
Oscar Niemeyer, Lucio Costa, Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Joao Batista Vilanova, Gustavo Capanema
Gustavo Capanema Palace
Affonso Eduardo Reidy (Paris, October 26, 1909 - Rio de Janeiro, August 10, 1964) was a Brazilian architect. He was the son of an English father and a Brazilian mother. Reidy entered the Escola Nacional de Belas Artes in Rio de Janeiro at age 17. He apprenticed with the French urban planner Alfred Agache (1875-1959) during his studies. Reidy graduated and became an architect in 1930. Lúcio Costa appointed him as a teaching assistant to the architect Gregori Warchavchik (1896-1972) at the Escola Nacional de Belas Artes in the same year.
Projects by Affonso Reidy include:Pedregulho Housing Complex — Benfica neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro — landscape design by Roberto Burle Marx.Carmen Miranda Museum - located in the Parque Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes (Flamengo Park)Ministry of Education and Health Building (Gustavo Capanema Palace, Rio de Janeiro) — with Lucio Costa, Oscar Niemeyer, Jorge Moreira, Ernani Vasconcelos. and Carlos Leao.
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