Retro Urban Planning Mecca


Photo: Styliane Philippou, from Oscar Niemeyer: Curves of Irreverence Brazil’s federal capital is miles from nowhere in Brasilia, a planned city designed largely by famed architect Oscar Niemeyer and inaugurated in 1960.   Read A Vision in Concrete by The Atlantic‘s Benjamin Schwarz for a brief history of “the city is quite correctly regarded as a colossally wrong turn […]