Books & Magazines August, 11 2009

Oscar Niemeyer | Ultimate Collection

Modernist architect Oscar Niemeyer developed at the side of Le Corbussier. During his career he shifted from the hard lines of his mentor to more sensual structures. Using reinforced concrete, Niemeyer helped to redefine the possibility in everyday buildings.

Celebrating the full scope of Niemeyer, Assouline’s new edition Oscar Niemeyer | Ultimate Collection explores the architects life and career through photographs, sketches, and contributions from many of the world’s leading architects. (via Curated).

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