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A Tribute to Oscar Niemeyer at the United Nations

This Wednesday, April 24th, The Mission of Brazil to the UN and ESPASSO will hold a tribute in memory of the work and life of Brazilian architect extraoridanaire Ocar Niemeyer (1907 – 2012) at the iconic United Nations Headquarters in NY, designed by Niemeyer and Le Corbusier, completed in 1952.

The event will include a keynote address by architecture critic Paul Goldberger and an exhibition of reproductions of a set of drawings by Oscar Niemeyer – part of the original archives of the Fundação Oscar Niemeyer, currently nominated to be included in the international registry of UNESCO’s M.O.W. (Memories of the World) historical and cultural preservation program.

The event will be broadcasted live at UN Web TV.

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