ブラジルの巨匠建築家オスカー・ニーマイヤー

September 29, 2005, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil: Just days before his 100th birthday, Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer was honored with France’s Legion of Honor during a ceremony held at his Copacabana office and officiated by Ambassador Antoine Pouillieute. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Niemeyer graduated from Brazil’s National School of Fine Arts in 1934 and later gained fame through his major contribution to the construction of the city of Brasilia.///Oscar Niemeyer at his office in Copacabana.. Credit: Wilton Junior / Agencia Estado / Polaris