Prize-winning Brazilian architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha defines his work in the context of freedom, nature and literature.
Masetti House with its re ned concrete form. Classic Mendes da Rocha Millan/leme House 1970. The ‘Paulistano’ chair (1957) has become one of the world’s iconic chairs. In the 1990s, Mendes da Rocha completed a renovation of São Paulo’s oldest ne arts museum, the Pinacoteca do Estado.