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Oficina Ceramica Francisco Brennand

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Address: Propriedade Santos Cosme e Damiao, s/n - Varzea | Acesso pela Av. Caxangá, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
Phone Number: (81) 3271-2466
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A must in Recife.

Located at 45 mn from dowtown in the outskirts, the Oficina F. Brennand is an old fabric of ceramic. A huge collection of ceramic masters pieces exhibited in the place where they... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Yannick R
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Recife, PE
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Recife, PE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located at 45 mn from dowtown in the outskirts, the Oficina F. Brennand is an old fabric of ceramic. A huge collection of ceramic masters pieces exhibited in the place where they were and are still created by F. Brennand. It's much more than an exhibition. It looks like a temple of an unknown civilization. A mythic and magic world... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is not a simple warehouse of pottery. It's made of a lot of different buildings, including the Accademia, a very interesting art gallery with paintings of the artist. The ceramics works, in many sizes and shapes, are spread all over the site, in and outside the buildings. It's pottery and poetry. And if you are too tired and... More 

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Bryan, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice collection of ceramic art made by local artist with international acclaim. Beautifully maintained facility that is a remodeled brick factory, so interesting as local historical site as well as for the art content.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have converted an old ceramic tile factory located in the middle of an agricultural area about a 35 minute drive from downtown Recife into an art studio, tile factory, and museum. I went has part of a tour, but since I am not much into modern art I didn't get much out of the exhibit. My favorite part though... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Have to preface the review by saying I don't "get" most modern art and I didn't get this either. That said, the grounds were lovely and the re-use of old factory buildings was creative and clever. We enjoyed strolling thru the place and admired the architecture and the beautiful floor tiles, the re-purposing of the old kilns (the site was... More 

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Recife, PE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Oficina Francisco Brennand is an unique experience. The art pieces on display are superb and the environment is somehow magic. Although it is located in the city, it feels like being in the countryside. It is, indeed, a wonderful spot!

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Natal, RN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This place surely deserves a visit. If you dont have a car, take a taxi. Difficult to reach by public transport. In a spacious and beautifull setting you can see hundreds of ceramic sculptures by Francisco Brennand, who is omnipresent in Recife. Try to find a guide who can give you some explanation and insight to the peculiar art, full... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This place is unique... very interesting to see the evolution of the arts of brennand... 15brl the entrance fee... free parking lot, a bit difficult to arrive if you haven't got a gps.

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Thank Victor S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is a beautiful spot in Recife. Not only for the art, but the whole environment is special there. Great experience.

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Breinigsville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Creativity beyond limits will put you in magic experience. Clay turned into pieces of art. Enjoy for some 2-3 hrs both indoor and outdoor exhibits. Well maintained gardens. Warning: floors could be slippery after rain, watch out and walk slowly.

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