” Architecture will always express the technical and social progress of the country in which it is carried out. If we wish to give it the human content that it lacks, we must participate in the political struggle. “


” I am a Brazilian before I am an architect. I cannot separate the two. “


” I search for surprise in my architecture. A work of art should cause the emotion of newness. “


” Architecture is invention. “


” Architecture is my work, and I’ve spent my whole life at a drawing board, but life is more important than architecture. What matters is to improve human beings. “


” It was the drawing that led me to architecture, the search for light and astonishing forms. “


” It is not with architecture that one can disseminate any political ideology. “



All 7 Oscar Niemeyer Quotes about Architect in picture


Architecture will always express the technical and social progress of the country in which it is carried out. If we wish to give it the human content that it lacks, we must participate in the political struggle.
I am a Brazilian before I am an architect. I cannot separate the two.


I search for surprise in my architecture. A work of art should cause the emotion of newness.
Architecture is invention.
Architecture is my work, and I
It was the drawing that led me to architecture, the search for light and astonishing forms.
It is not with architecture that one can disseminate any political ideology.