The taste for art is born and established with knowledge. For thisreason, Banco do Brasil, through its cultural centers, invests in thepreservation of such knowledge and in different cultural manifestations,offering educational programs and information targeted to the mostvaried public interests. In Banco do Brasil’s Cultural Centers, the public has access to national and international cultural and artistic manifestations that result from the dialogue between past and present, aiming to reflect upon and incite new paradigms of the world throughout several areas and languages.

CCBB São Paulo occupies a building from 1901 on Rua Álvares Penteado at the corner with Rua da Quitanda. Located in the historical heart of the city, in what today is a promenade.

In the entrance hall we can find gods from classical mythology, they are common in the neoclassic style.

These columns were common in temples, public buildings and classical residences.

The columns' heads have leaf ornaments and are gold-toned, typical of traditional neoclassicism.

Its eclectic construction, mixing
neoclassic and Art nouveau.

A skylight protects the stained glass window and allows the sunlight to pass through it.

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