Le Corbusier’s Cité Frugès gives lessons for individual houses: the importance of proximity as well as variation.
Powerful, imposing structures with an unpretentious and unapologetic aesthetic, yet standing out for their bold individuality, brutalist buildings are difficult to fall in love with at first sight.
To anyone who is interested in architecture, Le Corbusier is absolutely a major name in the field.
The building is a UNESCO World Heritage Site…
Great architects like Le Corbusier or Frank Lloyd Wright would popularise Modern architecture and transform the way our cities look in the wake of WW2.
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His concrete monoliths still divide opinion today, yet Le Corbusier is undoubtedly the most influential architect of the 20th century. Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey investigates.
Did you know that in Paris it’s possible to visit a Le Corbusier building, newly classified in 2016 as a UNESCO World Heritage site?