Works Seized in Brazil’s Petrobas Investigation Donated to Oscar Niemeyer Museum

April 1st, 2015

Renato Duque, via Art DailyAs the fallout over Brazil’s scandal regarding oil giant Petrobas’s continues, the Oscar Niemeyer Museum in Curitiba is receiving 139 works from the collections of Petrobas heads and other involved parties, including pieces by Salvador Dali and Joan Miró.  The majority of work comes from the collection of Petrobras’ former director of services Renato Duque, who stands accused of siphoning off over $3.8 billion from Petrobras.

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