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under his name if you need any further convincing. Then go watch and learn from the master how these strange and magnificent buildings came to be.
A self-proclaimed pessimist, Neimeyer believes that optimism ill-prepares us for reality while pessimism makes it possible to ride out any problems, even the difficulties he has faced. Now still living at the ripe old age of 103, Niemeyer dislikes right angles, straight lines and capitalism. His designs flow like the “curves of a woman.” Poor people have nothing, but beautiful buildings gives them something to look at.
For a fascinating look at a fascinating man, don’t miss this film.