• Copan Building by Oscar Niemeyer to Undergo Facade Restoration

    21 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Edifício Copan / Oscar Niemeyer. Image © Nelson Kon
    One of Oscar Niemeyer's most famous projects, the iconic Copan building in downtown São Paulo, may finally have its restoration work started. After being negotiated for ten years, the project presented by a company hired by the building administration was partially approved by the Department of Historical Heritage (Departamento de Patrimônio Histórico - DPH) and the Municipal Council for the Preservation of the Historical, Cultural and Environmental Heritage of the City of São Paulo (Conselho Municipal de Preservação do Patrimônio...
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