Ajax loader

Can't find what you're looking for?

 

Be sure to Sign in to see all available content.

 

If you don't have an account, Register here.

Oscar Niemeyer's Architecture - 02 May 2014 - Sort by:
Oscar Niemeyer's Architecture - 02 May 2014
Fifty-five years later, Brasilia's modern buildings designed by famed architect Oscar Niemeyer and laid out by urban planner LĂșcio Costa are still imposing, an open-air museum on UNESCO's World Heritage list.

Politicians flee for their hometowns on weekends, but the one-time provincial backwater has mushroomed into a bustling capital of 3 million people surrounded by growing high-rise satellite cities and teeming slums.
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQP
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Planalto Palace designed by architect... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQP
1 May. 2014
Brasilia, Brazil
A view shows the Planalto Palace designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer in Brasilia April 2, 2014. The futuristic capital city built from scratch on savannah ranch land in the middle of nowhere was meant to open up the interior of Brazil and symbolize its rise as an economic power. Fifty-five years later, Brasilia's modern buildings designed by famed architect Oscar Niemeyer and laid out by urban planner Lucio Costa are still imposing, an open-air museum on UNESCO's World Heritage list. Brasilia will host seven games during the 2014 World Cup soccer tournament. Picture taken April 2, 2014. To match TRAVEL-BRASILIA/ REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER TRAVEL TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY CITYSCAPE)
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQZ
1 May. 2014
An emu walks in front of Alvorada Palace, the official... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGR4
1 May. 2014
A Volkswagen Beetle adorns the entrance to the Universal... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQY
1 May. 2014
Chef Mara Alcamim, owner of the Universal Diner, welcomes... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQM
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Congress building in Brasilia April... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQW
1 May. 2014
A view shows Alvorada Palace, the official residence... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQX
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Itamaraty foreign ministry building... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQV
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Itamaraty foreign ministry building... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQS
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Itamaraty foreign ministry building... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQN
1 May. 2014
A view shows the Congress building in Brasilia April... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQO
1 May. 2014
A view shows Planalto Palace designed by architect... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQJ
1 May. 2014
The Metropolitan Cathedral designed by architect Oscar... more
TRAVEL-BRASILIA/
RTR3NGQQ
1 May. 2014
Members of diverse social movements practice kayaking... more
Page
of 1
Items per page
Display
Print