Casa de Portinari Museum

Brodowski, São Paulo State, Brazil

The Casa de Portinari Museum in the town of Brodowski (Brazil), is dedicated to the artist Candido Portinari. This eminent Brazilian painter lived and worked in the town where he was born. Casa de Portinari was immortalized in his visual and poetic work. The house collection is composed of fresco and tempera mural paintings, mainly along a sacred theme. The museum also contains drawings, personal-use objects, furniture and domestic utensils and is under the auspices of the São Paulo State Secretariat of Culture.