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The activity carried out by Educativo MCB takes place on October 10th, at 10 am

Spoon is the object chosen for the next workshop “What is this object?”.

There are many reasons why the spoon is an indispensable item in any kitchen, the first of which is its versatility, its quality as an item that extends the human body, but also its quality as a measure of proportions and proportions.

The spoon develops and finds different stylistic solutions among each people. There are indications that the first spoons came from contact with the sea, so they were produced with the use of shells and basically served a very basic diet, of stews and stews. Over time its function found body in pieces of wood, bones, metals and more recently, in plastic.

Symbolically the spoon is an alchemical item that favors the synthesis of different natural elements, moves the boiler, moves the pot and more, as a power tool it is used as an instrument of blessing food, a quality that only reinforces its magical powers. Old prototype of magic wands.

And your spoons? What spices mix?

Join this workshop with us, we will have a morning to exchange stories and make drawings

What object is that? | Online drawing workshop
October 10, Saturday, at 10 am | Free
* Children from 6 years old accompanied by a guardian
* Activity for the whole family.
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About MCB
The Museum of the Brazilian House, an institution of the Secretariat of Culture and Creative Economy of the State of São Paulo, which celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020, is dedicated to the preservation and diffusion of the material culture of the Brazilian house, being the only museum in the country specializing in architecture and design. The MCB’s program includes temporary and long-term exhibitions, with an agenda that also includes educational service activities, debates, lectures and publications contextualizing the museum’s vocation for the formation of critical thinking on topics such as architecture, urbanism, housing, economics creativity, urban mobility and sustainability. Among its numerous initiatives, the Design MCB Award stands out, the main segment award in the country held since 1986; and the Casas do Brasil project, to rescue and preserve memory about the rich diversity of living in the country.

The MCB is temporarily closed. In the current scenario, MCB adapts its content to digital, making several materials available in its #MCBemcasa campaign and the #CulturaemCasa platform. Among the content launched, there is a virtual visit, playlists, articles and activities on social networks. Follow!

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