Oscar Niemeyer


Brazilian mural artist Eduardo Kobra and his assistants paint the... News PhotoArchitect,Artist,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Assistant,Avenue,Brazil,Effigy,Horizontal,Mural,Offbeat,Oscar Niemeyer,Paintings,Side ViewPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBrazilian mural artist Eduardo Kobra and his assistants paint the side of a 56-meter high building, portraying Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer who passed away last December at the age of 104, along Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil on January 22, 2013. Internationaly renown Kobra started to negotiate to paint the building 5 years ago and now, financially supported by the building management, Kobra paints voluntarily ahead of the commemoration of the city's 459th anniversary next January 25. AFP PHOTO/Yasuyoshi CHIBA (Photo credit should read YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)