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Le Corbusier"s hands

by AndrГ© Wogenscky

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Anecdotes.,
    • Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Friends and associates -- Anecdotes.,
    • Architects -- France -- Anecdotes.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAndré Wogenscky ; translated by Martina Millà Bernad.
      GenreAnecdotes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1053.J4 W6413 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3427795M
      ISBN 100262232448
      LC Control Number2005052050

      Mar 05,  · Le Corbusier: How A Utopic Vision Became Pathological In Practice. March 5, · by Teresa Almeida · in Academic Paper · 3 Comments. Le Corbusier, a French architect and urban planner, intended to design a city structure on principles of rationality, orderliness, and social improvement. Feb 10,  · A singular complement to Le Corbusier's work, this book is also an inspiring depiction of an artist.-Publishers Weekly[I]t's the author's recurring portraits of Le Corbusier's hands that tell his true story - one of genius and frailty, power and bii-va.com:

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      Le Corbusier was at his most influential in the sphere of urban planning, and was a founding member of the Congrès International d'Architecture Moderne (CIAM). He realized some of his urban planning schemes on a small scale by constructing a series of unités (housing block units) around France. The most famous of these was the Unité d. Le Corbusier’s town-planning ideas and the ideas of history Gerald Steyn Tshwane University of Technology E-mail: [email protected] Since Le Corbusier so forcefully propagated a new urban and architectural dispensation, there is a misconception that he disregarded history and that he conceptualised projects rationally and without.


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