The Man From Brazil – The Legend Oscar Niemeyer

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A brilliant Quote!

Originally posted on David Maina House Of Design:

“I am not attracted to straight angles or to the straight line, hard and inflexible, created by man. I am attracted to free-flowing, sensual curves. The curves that I find in the mountains of my country, in the sinuousness of its rivers, in the waves of the ocean, and on the body of the beloved woman. Curves make up the entire Universe, the curved Universe of Einstein.”

The passing of legendary architect Oscar Niemeyer at the age of 104. Oscar Niemeyer designed to what is considered modern architecture and was the highly influential in the development of movement.

The curvaceous reinforced concrete buildings that he has on his portfolio such as Oscar Niemeyer Museum (NovoMuseu), Curitiba, Brazil, Brazilian National Museum, Brasilia, D.F. , Oscar Niemeyer International Cultural Centre, National Congress building and Cathedral of BrasÌlia, highlight his talent.

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Converse also released a joint project with Niemeyer, to introduce an…

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