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Le Corbusier

Le Cor·bu·sier (l kôr-b -zy , -bü-) Pseudonym of Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887-1965. Swiss-born French architect and writer.

Le Corbusier is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Le Corbusier books and related discussion.

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1. Le Corbusier and Giedion at the fancy-dress ball that followed the
LeCorbusier, Giedion, and the. Villa Savoye. From Consecration to Preservation of Arch itecture.
I920 Le Corbusier: Towards a new architecture: guiding principles

Suggested News Resources

AD Classics: Expo '58 + Philips Pavilion / Le Corbusier and Iannis Xenakis
The Philips electronics company turned to the office of Le Corbusier for the final commission of the pavilion.
David Brussat: Le Corbusier and le Voiture Minimum
“Voiture Minimum: Le Corbusier and the Automobile,” by Antonio Amado (MIT Press), details a facet of the modernist pioneer of which I was unaware: Corb was a nut for cars, collected them and wanted to design them himself.
Tagged by Le Corbusier
Le Corbusier, the leader of that architectural avant-garde, was either in love with or incensed by the presence of this house and scrawled a series of sexually charged murals to Gray's great chagrin.
Auctions: Philadelphia-area auction offers furniture and art discoveries
As if Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, and George Nakashima need discovering.
Shining New Light on a Modernist
By EVE M. KAHN MONTREAL — The architect Pierre Jeanneret spent his career in the large shadow of his famous cousin, Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, better known as Le Corbusier.

Suggested Web Resources

Le Corbusier - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Le Corbusier - Great Buildings Online
Biography and bibliography of this most influential of 20th-century architects, with samples of his work, in Great Buildings Online.
Le Corbusier - Furniture, Designs & Home Design - Design Within
Few would protest that Le Corbusier, Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, is one of the most influential architects of the 20th century.
Le Corbusier : architect biography
Le Corbusier was born Charles Edouard Jeannerct on October 6, 1887, in LaChaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. Le Corbusier: Books
Results 1 - 12 of 1640 Le Corbusier: Books. Le Corbusier Le Grand by Editors of Phaidon (Hardcover - July 2, 2008).

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