World cup 2014 stadiums

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Project • By gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners ArchitectsStadiums

Estádio Mineirão

The stadium was built in 1963–1965 to designs by Eduardo Mendes Guimarães Júnior and Caspar Garetto and is protected as a building of historic interest. It is home to Atlético Mineiro, a club in the top tier of the Brazilian football league, and Cruz... More

Project • By BCMF ArquitetosStadiums

Mineirão Stadium

Mineirão Stadium and Pampulha neighborhood were conceived during the 40´s, at the beginning of the structuralist fever that would conduct the economic policies of Brazil during the following decades. Not by coincidence, Pampulha´s mentor was Juscelin... More

Project • By gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners ArchitectsStadiums

Estádio Nacional de Brasília

Brasília is the only city dating from the 20th century that has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With its range of public buildings, the “ideal city” built between 1956 and 1960 is one of the icons of the Modern style. In this context gmp... More

Project • By gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners ArchitectsStadiums

Arena da Amazônia

This stadium design was based on the idea of creating a simple but highly efficient stadium which also makes reference to the special location, to the fascination and natural diversity of forms in the tropical rainforest. Designed for 44,400 spectato... More

Project • By PopulousStadiums

Arena das Dunas

The arena’s design is unique. Its façade and roof are integrated and made up of 20 petal-shaped modules, designed to be higher on one of the stadium's sides, giving the impression that the sand dunes – which are common in the region – are moving. The... More

Project • By SCHULITZ ArchitektenStadiums

The Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova

The ITAIPAVA ARENA FONTE NOVA is a great example for multifunctional use of a stadium. The stadium is not only an exceptional venue for football matches and the upcoming World Cup 2014, but also offers an amazing space in the southern opening for... More

Project • By Fernandes / Arquitetos AssociadosStadiums

Maracana Arena

The differential conducted by Fernandes Associates Architects in the Maracana Arena project was to make the public stage toppled in one of the most modern and efficient in the world keeping its main features built during 60 years of history and symbo... More

Project • By Fernandes / Arquitetos AssociadosStadiums

Arena Pernambuco

Arena Pernambuco - Originality and strategic sustainability Arena Pernambuco - a private stadium with unique and modern design - will be built in a great natural appeal area. The audience will be entertained with bars and retail outlets strategica... More

Project • By Vigliecca & AssociadosStadiums

Castelão Arena

Castelão Arena, an exemplary stadium First one to be ready for the 2014 World Cup, the most economical arena in the last four World Cups and the first one in South America do receive a LEED Certification, Castelão stands out as an architectural mo... More

Project • By GCP ArquitetosStadiums

Arena Pantanal Stadium

FLEXIBILITY AND NATURAL VENTILATION The unusual Arena´s bowl footprint, with four open corners, is the result of a design strategy allowing the solution of many issues, such as Arena capacity flexibility after 2014 Word-Cup and local environment. Si... More