Photographer's Note

In architecture caracole is a name given to a spiral staircase.

This one is placed inside the Memorial of Curitiba and it is very large and conecting 3 floors. In the last level there is another one carole (see WORKSHOP) that lead to a belvedere in the top of the Memorial, but it was closed for maintenance.

Memorial of Curitiba
The Memorial of Curitiba is a modern building, designed to house multiple cultural activities, including exhibitions and scenic and musical performances, and preserve and exhibit the history of the city. The space is also used for seminars, lectures, workshops, conferences, book launches, among other activities.

Conceived for the 300 years of Curitiba, the Memorial was designed in modern lines with metal beams, front façade and roof made of transparent glass and contrast with the centuries-old buildings arount it in the historic center of Curitiba.

Opened in 1996, the building has architectural design inspired by the Paraná pine and has become a prominent cultural center.

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