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  Wolfgang Tillmans: 2017; Eduardo Paolozzi
Wolfgang Tillmans: 2017; Eduardo Paolozzi review – from the chaos of timeThe GuardianSunday 19 February 2017 03.00 EST. Neil MacGregor has the face of a saint – ascetic, wise, pressured by inner visions. Framed in a long dark window, he appears almost medieval. Next to him, the architect Oscar Niemeyer looks into the lens, vigilant at 102.
Posted on 19 February 2017 | 12:02 am
  Prosecutors Demand 11-Year Sentence for
Prosecutors Demand 11-Year Sentence for Former Niemeyer Center DirectorLatin American Herald TribuneNatalio Grueso is under official investigation for suspected embezzlement and forgery of commercial and corporate documents while he was the director of the Oscar Niemeyer International Cultural Center located in the northwestern Spanish town of Aviles.
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 7:18 pm
  Cultura: Museu Oscar Niemeyer apresenta
Agência Estadual de Notícias do Estado do Paraná (liberação de imprensa)Cultura: Museu Oscar Niemeyer apresenta obras de Frederico ...Agência Estadual de Notícias do Estado do Paraná (liberação de imprensa)O Museu Oscar Niemeyer (MON) abre em 21 de fevereiro, às 19 horas, a exposição Kirchgässner: um modernista solitário. Com curadoria de Salvador Gnoato ...and more »
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 8:48 am
  Paulo Bacchi on Living in Coconut Grove
Ocean Drive MagazinePaulo Bacchi on Living in Coconut Grove & How His Artefacto Philosophy Shaped His HomeOcean Drive MagazineI love the Modernist masters, such as Oscar Niemeyer and Lina Bo Bardi, who really showcase the best of design coming from South America. In recent years, their pieces command high prices and are coveted by collectors of mid-century design. Want more ...
Posted on 15 February 2017 | 11:00 pm
  Wolfgang Tillmans, 2017: an exhibition for
Creative Review (blog)Wolfgang Tillmans, 2017: an exhibition for nowCreative Review (blog)People dancing, a close-up of a car's headlights, a portrait of Oscar Niemeyer, border crossings, a man's buttocks and balls: all are welcome here. On their own the photos can seem fashiony, fun, frivolous. But together they become a summation of our ...and more »
Posted on 14 February 2017 | 10:53 am
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  London's Serpentine Pavilion and 3
Amanda Levete has just been commissioned to design Melbourne's second annual MPavilion, which takes its inspiration from the Serpentine Pavilion in London. As London prepares to host its 15th annual Pavilion this year, what do these projects and others like them have in store for 2015? London's annual Serpentine Pavilion was launched in 2000 and has seen temporary art galleries built by ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 7:33 am
  Video Interlude: Travel to the Concrete City
Photo via Vimeo Brasília, the city Oscar Niemeyer helped design in the late 1950s, was built in three years with 1 million cubric metres of concrete and 100,00 metric tones of steel. Although it's often cited as a bewildering...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 11:45 am
  Art Meets Graft as Prosecutor Haul Goes on
There’s a touch of intrigue about the 15 works of art occupying two rooms in the Oscar Niemeyer Museum in Curitiba, Brazil: All were seized in the course of the biggest corruption scandal in the nation’s history. The museum, in Brazil’s south, has received more than 200 pieces seized by police on suspicion of being used to launder money. Among them are creations by Salvador Dali and ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 7:30 am
  Art Meets Graft as Prosecutors' Haul
The museum, in Brazil’s south, has received more than 200 pieces seized by police on suspicion of being used to launder money. Among them are creations by Salvador Dali and internationally acclaimed Brazilian contemporary artists such as Miguel Rio Branco. Because the Carwash corruption investigation, involving more than a decade of bribes and kickbacks at state-controlled oil company Petroleo ...
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 8:00 pm
  MoMA Unveils Major Latin American
For the first time in 60 years, MoMA surveys a dynamic period in Latin American architecture.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 11:07 am
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  Brasilia: How Brazil's capital became an
To create his city of the future, Kubitschek assembled a dream team. Lucio Costa was appointed as planner, working with Oscar Niemeyer, Brazil's most acclaimed architect and a friend of Kubitschek's, and landscape designer Robert Burle Marx. Kubitschek ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:00 pm
  Kelly Lamb Prepares to Pop Up at MOCA Grand
Her aesthetic is heavily inspired by Sacred Geometry, Viennese Secessionism, the Arts and Crafts Movement and architects such as Buckminster Fuller and Oscar Niemeyer. Lamb's work is emblematic through the use of clean, angular, geometric lines ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:53 pm
  21 First Drafts: 21 First Drafts: Oscar
First Drafts is a series exploring the early work of our architectural icons, examining their careers through the lens of their debut projects. Occasionally unexpected but always insightful, these undertakings represent their initial, finished buildings as ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 8:41 am
  21 First Drafts: Oscar Niemeyer's Grande
First Drafts is a series exploring the early work of our architectural icons, examining their careers through the lens of their debut projects. Occasionally unexpected but always insightful, these undertakings represent their initial, finished buildings as ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
  Shadows in São Paulo
São Paulo is full of high-rises, and they all have doors. I tried a few. The view from the roof of the sinuous 38-floor Oscar Niemeyer-designed Copan building yielded no clues. The restaurant near the top of the 46-floor Edifício Itália offered a ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
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  UN: Niemeyer design work at UN is legacy to
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer's work in designing the United Nations headquarters complex in New York "stands as his legacy to the world."
Posted on 6 December 2012 | 10:05 am
  Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect, dies at
Architect Oscar Niemeyer, who recreated Brazil's sensuous curves in reinforced concrete and built the capital of Brasilia on the empty central plains as a symbol of the nation's future, died on Wednesday. He was 104.
Posted on 5 December 2012 | 4:40 pm
  Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect, has
The spokeswoman for a Brazilian hospital says famed architect Oscar Niemeyer has died at age 104.
Posted on 5 December 2012 | 4:35 pm
  Brazil remembers famed architect with vigil,
The city where architect Oscar Niemeyer was born 104 years ago said goodbye Friday with a public vigil, flowers and, yes, samba.
Posted on 5 December 2012 | 9:35 am
  Brazil's Niemeyer getting worse, doctors say
The hospital that's treating famed Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer says the 104-year-old has gotten worse.
Posted on 19 November 2012 | 10:03 am
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  Creative5500: RT @asterionix: -cross the
Creative5500: RT @asteri^^*ix: -cross the sky- Nati^^*al Museum in Brasilia by Oscar Niemeyer ph. Olaf Heine #arc^#ecture https://t.co/3MKH14vIgu
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:36 pm
  FrancesVonAkino: RT @asterionix: -cross the
FrancesV&!Akino: RT @asteri&!ix: -cross the sky- Nati&!al Museum in Brasilia by Oscar Niemeyer ph. Olaf Heine #arc~~*ecture https://t.co/3MKH14vIgu
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:36 pm
  Daily_Vacation: Brasília is the capital of
Daily_Vacati**@@: Brasília is the capital of #Brazil since 1960, when it was moved from Rio de Janeiro. It is a planned city designed… https://t.co/JbQ23uDR35
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:36 pm
  Phudiss: RT @OhMissJune: The stairs in Oscar
Phudiss: RT @OhMissJune: The stairs in Oscar Niemeyer's 1958 Itamaraty Palace shot by Julius Shulman award winner Todd Eberle 🙌 https://t.co/MmqGeAB…
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:36 pm
  VZLAINEXPUGNABL: RT @Daily_Vacation:
VZLAINEXPUGNABL: RT @Daily_Vacati!&: Brasília is the capital of #Brazil since 1960, when it was moved from Rio de Janeiro. It is a planned city designed by…
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:36 pm
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  Open Question: Quem foi Oscar Niemeyer?
resumido pf!!!
Posted on 7 May 2014 | 12:13 am
  Resolved Question: Passe as frases da voz
1- Chico Buarque wrote Leite Derramado. 2- Lúcio Costa and Oscar Niemeyer designed Brasilia. 3- The Panama Canal links the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. 4- Man-made chemicals are destroying the ozone layer. 5- Antibiotics do not do the work. *Em inglês
Posted on 12 March 2014 | 1:02 pm
  Resolved Question: Was oscar Niemeyers
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Posted on 19 November 2013 | 10:08 am
  Resolved Question: Does anyone have The
It's a building by Oscar Niemeyer, to be more specific. I need photos of the key drawings, such as the plans, section, plans etc but I have trouble finding them on the internet. Been searching for them in books but I found none. Please help!
Posted on 20 May 2013 | 9:38 pm
  Resolved Question: Help with passive task?
2- Rewrite the sentences in passive voice; a) We are destroying the forests b) You should avoid junk food c) They have not protected the environment d) They will hold the 2014 World Cup in Brazil 3 - Rewrite the sentences in passive voice: a) Man-made chemicals are destroying the ozone layer b) Oscar Niemeyer designed the Museum of Contemporary Art, in Niteroi. c) The Panama Canal links the Atlantic and Pacific oceans d) Technology will rule the world
Posted on 1 April 2013 | 4:00 am



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