Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.47) São Paulo Museum of Art: A main symbol of modern Brazilian architecture
(wcsa.world) The São Paulo Museum of Art (MASP) is an art museum located on Paulista Avenue in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It is well known for its headquarters, a 1968 concrete and glass structure designed by Lina Bo Bardi, whose main body is supported by two lateral beams over a 74 meters freestanding space, considered a landmark of the city and a main symbol of modern Brazilian architecture.
(WorldKings.org) Statue of Unity was designed by Indian sculptor Ram V. Sutar and was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, on 31 October 2018, the 143rd anniversary of Patel's birth.
(wcsa.world) In the hot desert climate of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom Centre Tower dominates the city's skyline with its unique inverted parabolic arch.
Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.43) Genghis Khan Statue: The proud of great Mongolian Empire
(wcsa.world) Genghis Khan is known as a brutal and savage dictator, whose campaigns of terror and wholesale massacre of civilian populations may have resulted in the deaths of up to forty million people. But to the people of Mongolia, he is revered as a national hero, ruling over the largest contiguous empire in history and establishing the Mongols as a political and cultural force.
(wcsa.world) The Space Needle is an observation tower in Seattle, Washington, United States. Considered to be an icon of the city, it has been designated a Seattle landmark. Located in the Lower Queen Anne neighborhood, it was built in the Seattle Center for the 1962 World's Fair, which drew over 2.3 million visitors.
(WorldKings.org) The Atomiumis now the most popular tourist attraction in the capital of Europe, an art center and an international symbol of Brussels and Belgium. In addition to its heritage value, it is also a cultural place.
Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.38) Great Mosque of Djenné: The unique architecture from Africa
(WorldKings.org) As well as being the center of the community of Djenné, it is one of the most famous landmarks in Africa. Along with the "Old Towns of Djenné" it was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988.
(WorldKings.org) The Musée du Louvre owns 615,797 objects of which 482,943 are accessible online since 24 March 2021 and displays 35,000 works of art in eight curatorial departments.
(WorldKings.org) In 1995, the CN Tower was declared one of the modern Seven Wonders of the World by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
(wcsa.world) The building has become a recognizable landmark of London, and it is one of the city's most widely recognized examples of contemporary architecture. It won the 2003 Emporis Skyscraper Award.