Oscar Niemeyer

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The coffin of Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer arrives at Planalto... News PhotoArchitect,Arrival,Brasilia,Brazil,Coffin,Distrito Federal - Brasilia,Funeral,Horizontal,Human Interest,Oscar Niemeyer,People,Planalto PalacePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThe coffin of Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer arrives at Planalto Palace for his funeral wake in Brasilia, on December 6, 2012. Niemeyer, the Brazilian icon who revolutionized modern architecture and designed much of the country's futuristic capital Brasilia, died in Rio Wednesday at 104. The body will return to Rio for another funeral wake followed by the burial, according to Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes. AFP PHOTO / Evaristo SA (Photo credit should read EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)