Tag: UY – The work of engineer Eladio Dieste: Church of Atlántida

Uruguay celebrates addition of avant-garde church to UNESCO list; La Prensa Latina

Photo: La Prensa Latina

Uruguayans gathered here Saturday in front of the Church of Christ the Worker and Our Lady of Lourdes to celebrate its designation as a World Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Officials hailed UNESCO’s decision to honor the work of architect and engineer Eladio Dieste (1917-2000).

Source: Uruguay celebrates addition of avant-garde church to UNESCO list – La Prensa Latina Media