São Paulo Museum of Art
São Paulo Museum of Art is an art museum located on Paulista Avenue in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. The museum is a private non-profit institution founded in 1947 by Assis Chateaubriand and Pietro Maria Bardi.
It was also the first Brazilian museum interested in Post-World War II artistic tendencies. It shelters an emphatic assemblage of Brazilian art, prints and drawings, as well as smaller collections of African and Asian art, antiquities, decorative arts, and others, amounting to more than 8,000 pieces.
MASP also has one of the largest art libraries in the country. The entire collection has been named by Brazil's Institute of History and Art to the Brazilian National Heritage list.
Ibirapuera Park is a major urban park in São Paulo, Brazil. The park complex contains several buildings, most of them designed by Oscar Niemeyer. The buildings like Marquise, Manoel da Nóbrega Pavilion, Armando de Arruda Pereira Pavilion, Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Ibirapuera Auditorium etc.
It has a large area for leisure, jogging and walking, as well a vivid cultural scene with museums and a music hall. Its importance to São Paulo is often comparable to that of Central Park to New York City, Golden Gate Park to San Francisco, or Ueno Park to Tokyo.