Casapueblo, Punta Ballena

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Casapueblo is a building constructed by the Uruguayan artist Carlos Páez Vilaró. It is located in Punta Ballena, 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) from Punta del Este, Uruguay. It was originally a summer house and workshop of the artist. Initially it was a summer house and artist's workshop, it includes in its facilities a museum, an art gallery, a cafeteria and a hotel. It was the permanent residence of its creator, where it worked and where it spent its last days.
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  • Club Hotel Casapueblo / Museo-Taller Casapueblo was the highlight of our cruise ship stop in Punta del Este. This fascinating structure today is part hotel (73 "apartments" spread over 13 floors...  more »
  • It is an art museum with the exterior almost as intriguing as the collections inside. The artist is Carlos Paez Vilaro. It looks like Santorini on steroids. He was somewhat inspired by Gaudi on the...  more »

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