(La Chaux de Fonds, 1887 - Roquebrune Cap Martin, 1965)
Richard Ingersoll. Con la inauguración de la actuación de Piano en Ronchamp sigue la polémica entre los enemigos y los defensores del proyecto. Los primeros critican su impacto; los segundos alaban su capacidad de enriquecer el singular enclave.
At the end of the fifties, the friendship between Le Corbusier and an important Dominican whose name rhymed with his own, Father Le Couturier, earned him the commission to build two religious projects bound to become exponents of contemporary archite
La vivienda en Berlín La Unité d'habitation «tipo Berlín». Construida con la Interbau fuera del Hansa Viertel. 24 Unité d'habitation. Le Corbusier, 1957-58. Heiselberger Dreieck, Charlottenburg...
Luis Fernández-Galiano was twice on a scholarship program of the Fundación Juan March – in Spain in 1976-1977 and abroad in 1966-1968 – but his first lecture at the foundation headquarters took place in 2010. In the course of a decade thereafter, he
“May you live in interesting times”: the curse that has fallen upon us resembles the one that befell Europeans in the 1930s. The 1937 Paris International Exposition was the last major cosmopolitan event held in Europe before the apocalypse, and desp
2 September 1975: Pioneering designs, such as those by Le Corbusier, included outdoor spaces and gardens but these have been ignored, a symposium on buildings hears...
Tributes to artists tend to be post mortem. A case in point is Le Corbusier and his pavilion in Zurich, designed as a Maison de l’Homme in which to display the collection of the gallerist Heidi Weber, but which after opening in 1967, two years after
Le Corbusier, pavilion in Zurich.
Situated on the very top of le corbusier’s cité radieuse in marseille — built between 1945 and 1952 — ora ito’s MAMO (marseille modulor) is a place among the clouds devoted to art and design. inaugurated in 2013, the project sees a different artist t
Le Corbusier continues to pass from lights to shadows. In 2015, the 50th anniversary of his death coincided with the publication of three books written by François Chaslin, Xavier de Jarcy, and Marc Perelman that examined his links to the Vichy regim
The piles of sketches, photographs, press cuttings, invoices, train/ship/airplane tickets, letters, telegrams, separatas, project texts, magazines, and books safeguarded at the Fondation Le Corbusier in Paris are the ultimate source of material for t
From adapted homes to collective residences through senior or assisted housing, there are many living models that give a dignified response to the special needs of people in the twilight of life.
Twelve years after the publication of Le Corbusier’s correspondence with August Perret, and nine after that of his epistolary exchange with the painter Charles L’Eplattenier (his teacher in La Chaux-de-Fonds), Marie-Jeanne Dumont presents Le Corbusie
The Unesco Commitee that gathered in Istanbul on 10 July only to cut short its stay because of the 16 July coup d’etat attempt has added five new enclaves to its Heritage of Humanity list, among them seventeen buildings by Le Corbusier and the batter
Half a century after his death, Le Corbusier still stirs the waters of debate. The major exhibition held at the MoMA in 2013 emphasized the landscaping aspect of an oeuvre that tends to be perceived as being removed from context; the no less importan
Fernando Quesada Ensayos y proyectos en torno a la Arcadia tecnificada
Maria Bonaiti Villa Sarabhai, Ahmedabab, 1951-1956
Jorge Torres Cueco Juan Calatrava
Abada Editores - 264 Pages
Jorge Torres Cueco Juan Calatrava
Abada Editores - 112 Pages
Xavier de Jarcy Marc Perelman
Éditions Non Standard - 272 Pages
Éditions Non Standard - 520 Pages
Ediciones Asimétricas - 276 Pages
Jorge Torres Cueco Clara Elena Mejía Vallejo Le Corbusier, cincuenta años después
Luis Rojo de Castro
Buenos Aires 2016
Diseño Editorial - 422 Pages
Miquel Adrià Arquitectos mexicanos tras la senda de Le Corbusier
Peter Wever A Multimedial Space at the 1958 Brussels World’s Fair