6,009 miles away yet very similar design

Northern vs. Southern Hemisphere with similar style but which one was the precursor?

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Biblioteca Nacional Mariano Moreno, Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Clorindo Testa – Architect.

Designed in 1961, construction commenced in 1971 and inaugurated in 1992!

IMG_1314Geisel Library, University of California San Diego.  William Pereira – Architect.  Opened in 1970.

 

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