MCB PARTICIPATES IN THE 6TH CAMPAIGN TO DREAM THE WORLD
On December 10 (Thursday), at 5 pm, the Museum of the Brazilian House (MCB) – institution of the Secretariat of Culture and Creative Economy of the State of São Paulo – will hold a virtual meeting via Zoom in which discussions about themes related to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and popular housing. The debates will take place on the 72nd anniversary of DUDH and will take place around a musical repertoire specially selected by Educativo MCB for the event.
The campaign #SonharoMundo it is an initiative conceived in 2015 by the Secretariat of Culture together with the Museum Heritage Preservation Unit (UPPM) and the São Paulo State Museum System (SISEM). Since then, the program has held annual editions – in which the MCB has been participating since the beginning – with the main focus on promoting awareness and social transformation through the articulation of Human Rights through state museum institutions.
Virtual meeting #SonharoMundo | The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Popular Housing
December 10th, Thursday
Opening hours: from 17h
#SonharoMundo is an initiative that articulates and mobilizes São Paulo museums for issues related to Human Rights, encouraging them to give visibility to this theme through cultural, educational and communication programs on social media. The initiative is based on the assumption that museums must act as instruments of social transformation and recognizes their contribution to the formation of a collective mentality, raising awareness of solidarity, respect for cultural diversity, combating prejudice, discrimination and violence.
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.
Museu da Casa Brasileira_ Av. Faria Lima, 2705
Phone: (11) 3032-3727
Tue. to sun. from 10am to 6pm