25 Sao Paulo firefighters were hurt over the weekend as they battled an electrical blaze at the Latin American Memorial, designed by celebrated Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, who died last year at 104. The original plans for the building may have been destroyed in the fire. [Images: Andre Penner/AP]
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Oscar Niemeyer, the famed Brazilian architect who created some of the world's most famous modernist buildings, has passed away at the age of 104. In his life, he became one of Modernism's most celebrated architects and through his genius, Niemeyer was able to bless the world with delectably curvaceous shapes. Just…