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Le Corbusier 1887-1965

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Towards a new architecture by Le Corbusier( Book )

417 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 20 languages and held by 3,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Few books of the twentieth century draw as much attention as Le Corbusier's Vers Une Architecture (1923), published in English as Towards a New Architecture (1927). Its slogans and juxtapositions of temples with machines inspired architects to design housing that met the demands of modern life. This new translation preserves the design and voice of the original. A revealing introduction - including discoveries regarding Le Corbusier's manipulation of images - explains how the renowned architect assembled his essay and illuminates the reception of his impassioned views."--Jacket
The city of to-morrow and its planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

208 editions published between 1847 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 1929 classic, the great architect Le Corbusier turned from the design of houses to the planning of cities, surveying urban problems and venturing bold new solutions. The book shocked and thrilled a world already deep in the throes of the modern age. Today it is revered as a work that, quite literally, helped to shape our world. Le Corbusier articulates concepts and ideas he would put to work in his city planning schemes for Algiers, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Barcelona, Geneva, Stockholm, and Antwerp, as well as schemes for a variety of structures from a museum in Tokyo to the United Nations buildings. The influence it exerted on a new generation of architects is now legendary. The City of To-morrow and Its Planning characterizes European cities as a chaos of poor design, inadequate housing, and inefficient transportation that grew out of the unplanned jumble of medieval cities. Developing his thesis that a great modern city can only function on a basis of strict order, Le Corbusier presents two imposing schemes for urban reconstruction -- the "Voisin" scheme for the center of Paris, and his more developed plans for the "City of Three Million Inhabitants," which envisioned, among other things, 60-story skyscrapers, set well apart, to house commercial activities, and residential housing grouped in great blocks of "villas." For those who live in cities as well as anyone interested in their planning, here is a probing survey of the problems of modern urban life and a master architect's stimulating vision of how they might be solved, enlivened by the innovative spirit and passionate creativity that distinguished all of Le Corbusier's work
The Athens charter by Le Corbusier( Book )

110 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zbiór wniosków i postulatów 4. Międzynarodowego Kongresu Architektury Nowoczesnej w Atenach, 1933
The decorative art of today by Le Corbusier( Book )

88 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'éd. originale de cet ouvrage a été publ. en 1925 sous le titre "L'art décoratif d'aujourd'hui" par les éd. G. Grès et Cie à Paris
The modulor; a harmonious measure to the human scale, universally applicable to architecture and mechanics by Le Corbusier( Book )

59 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier published Le Modulor in 1948, followed by Modulor 2 in 1955. These works were first published in English as The Modulor in 1954 and Modulor 2 (Let the User Speak Next) in 1958.The Modulor is an anthropometric scale of proportions devised by the Swiss-born French architect Le Corbusier (1887-965).It was developed as a visual bridge between two incompatible scales, the imperial and the metric system. It is based on the height of a man with his arm raised.It was used as a system to set out a number of Le Corbusier's buildings and was later codified into two books
Looking at city planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

92 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the architect's ideas on transforming our inhospitable streets, planning parks and parking, solving endemic housing problems, etc
The radiant city : elements of a doctrine of urbanism to be used as the basis of our machine-age civilization by Le Corbusier( Book )

25 editions published between 1933 and 1967 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous architect presents a wide range of ideas, including details on "an organism (the Radiant City) capable of housing the works of man in what is from now on a machine-age society."--Page [3]
When the cathedrals were white, a journey to the country of timid people by Le Corbusier( Book )

34 editions published between 1947 and 1964 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation is a patient search by Le Corbusier( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modulor 2, 1955 (let the user speak next) by Le Corbusier( Book )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerning town planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

38 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ideas of Le Corbusier on architecture and urban planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writing of Le Corbusier, one of the master builders of the twentieth century, is made available in this careful selection of his texts. His drawings are also reproduced and are supplemented by plans and photographs of buildings he either designed himself or cited in his work. - from Google Books
Le Corbusier talks with students from the schools of architecture by Le Corbusier( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier, the noble savage : toward an archaeology of modernism by Adolf Max Vogt( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and French and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This revelatory study is the most unexpected and vital piece of Le Corbusier scholarship to appear in years. Adolf Max Vogt looks to the early, formative years of the architect's life as a key to understanding his mature practice, taking aim at such fundamental riddles as "Where did his design vocabulary come from?" and "How was his aesthetic sense formed?"
Le Corbusier : an atlas of modern landscapes by Jean-Louis Cohen( Book )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume examines Le Corbusier's relationship with the topographies of five continents, in essays by thirty of the foremost scholars of his work and with contemporary photographs by Richard Pare"--Jacket
The Chapel at Ronchamp by Le Corbusier( Book )

9 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Œuvre complète de 1929-1934 by Le Corbusier( Book )

27 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier : homme de lettres by M. Christine Boyer( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On his French identity card, legendary architect Le Corbusier listed his profession as "homme de lettres" (man of Letters). Celebrated for his architecture, Le Corbusier also wrote more than fifty books, hundreds of articles, and thousands of letters. Le Corbusier, Homme de Lettres is the first in-depth study of Le Corbusier as a writer as well as an architect. Featuring more than two hundred archival images of his writings, paintings, and photographs, this groundbreaking book examines Le Corbusier's many writing projects from 1907 to 1947, as well as his letters written to two mentors: Charles L'Eplattenier and William Ritter. Author M. Christine Boyer focuses on the development of his writing style as it morphed from romantic prose to aphorisms and telegraphic bulletins. For each of his books, Le Corbusier was meticulous about the design of the page layout, the form of the type, the impact of the ideas, and even the promotional material. As a man of letters, Le Corbusier expected to contribute to the cultural atmosphere of the twentieth century. Le Corbusier, Homme de Lettres shows for the first time how his voluminous output--books, diaries, letters, sketchbooks, travel notebooks, lecture transcriptions, exposition catalogs, journal articles--reflects not just a compulsion to write, but a passion for advancing his ideas about the relationship between architecture, urbanism, and society in a new machine age."--Page 4 of cover
Journey to the East by Le Corbusier( Book )

54 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in French and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier by Le Corbusier( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petite Villa à Corseaux-Vevey, conçue par Le Corbusier et Pierre Jeanneret, construite en 1923 et classée monument historique le 22 juin 1962
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Le Corbusier, the noble savage : toward an archaeology of modernism
Alternative Names
Charles Edouard Jeanneret

Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-Gris




Corbusier 1887-1965

Corbusier, Edouard le

Corbusier, Edouard le 1887-1965

Corbusier, Le

Corbusier, Le 1887-1965

Corbusier, Le pseud

Gris, Charles E. 1887-1965

Gris, Charles-Edouard J. 1887-1965

Gris, Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-.

Gris Charles-Édouard Jeanneret- 1887-1965

Gris, Charles Edouard Jeannert- 1887-1965

Gris Сh.-É. J.- 1887-1965


Jeanneret, C. E. 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Ch.-E.

Jeanneret, Ch.-E. 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Charles-Édouard.

Jeanneret Charles-Édouard 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Charles Edouard 1887-1965 Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier

Jeanneret, Charles Edouard Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Edouard 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Edouard 1887-1965 Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier

Jeanneret, Edouard Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier 1887-1965

Jeanneret-Gris, C. E.

Jeanneret-Gris, Charles E. 1887-1965

Jeanneret-Gris Charles Edouard

Jeanneret-Gris Charles-Édouard 1887-1965

Jeanneret-Gris, Charles Edouard 1887-1965 Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier

Jeanneret-Gris, Charles Édouard ê[Wirkl. Name]ë 1887-1965

Jeanneret-Gris, Charles Edouard Wirkl. Name von Le Corbusier 1887-1965

Jeanneret-Gris, E.

Jeanneret-Gris Сh.-É. 1887-1965

Jeanneret, Le Corbusier

Jeanneret Сh.-É. 1887-1965

Jenneret, Charles Edouard


Kebiyi 1887-1965

Korbjuzʹe le 1887-1965


Korubyujie 1887-1965

L.C Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier 1887-1965

Le Corbusier architect, designer, urbanist, and writer

Le Corbusier architecte, urbaniste, décorateur, peintre, sculpteur et homme de lettres

Le Corbusier architetto, urbanista, pittore e designer svizzero naturalizzato francese

Le Corbusier Arkitekto, agdardaremdem, urbanista, ken mannurat

Le Corbusier arquitecto, deseñador e urbanista de Francia

Le Corbusier arquitecto, diseñador y urbanista de Francia

Le Corbusier arquitectu, diseñador y urbanista suizu-francés

Le Corbusier, Édouard.

Le Corbusier, Edouard 1887-1965

Le Corbusier, Eduard

Le Corbusier, Eduard 1887-1965

Le Corbusier Frans architect

Le Corbusier kunstnernavnet til den sveitsiske arkitekten Charles-Edouard Jeanneret

Le Corbusier Pseud. de Charles Édouard Jeanneret-Gris

Le Corbusier (Pseud. d'Édouard Jeanneret)

Le Corbusier-Sagnier 1887-1965

Le Corbusier-Saugnier.

Le Corbusier-Saugnier 1887-1965

Le Corbusier Saugnier, Charles Edouard 1887-1965

Le Corbusier schweizerisch-französischer Architekt, Stadtplaner, Maler, Zeichner, Bildhauer und Möbeldesigner

Le Corbusier svis-franca arkitekto, urboplanisto, pentristo, desegnisto, skulptisto kaj meblodesegnisto

Le Corbusier šwicarsko-francojski architekt, teoretikaŕ architektury, měsćański planowaŕ, mólaŕ, kreslaŕ, bildaŕ a designer meblow

Le Corbusier šwicarsko-francoski architekt, teoretikar architektury, měšćanski planowar, moler, rysowar, rěbar a designer meblow

Le Kebuxiye 1887-1965

Le Korbi?u︡zʹe, 1887-1965

Le Korbi︠u︡zʹe

Le Korbi︠u︡zʹe 1887-1965

Le Korbizije

Le Korbûz'e.

Le Korbüzie

Le Korbüz'je

Le Korbuzye

Le Korbyuzye

Le Kormpuzie 1887-1965

Lecorbusier 1887-1965


Lekorbizjē 1887-1965

LeKorbjuzʹe 1887-1965

Lu Kūrbūziyah

Lu Kūrbūziyah 1887-1965

Rangnalei, Chaersi Aidehua 1887-1965

Ru Korubyujie

Ru Korubyujie 1887-1965

Žanere, Šarlʹ E. 1887-1965

Žanerē, Šarls Eduārs 1887-1965

Λε Κορμπυζιέ

Жаннере-Гри Э. Ш

Жаннере, Шарль Эдуар 1887-1965

Жаннере, Шарль-Эдуард

Жаннере, Шарль-Эдуард 1887-1965

Жаннере Э. Ш


Корбюзье 1887-1965

Корбюзье Э. Ш

Ле Карбюзье

Ле Корбизје

Ле Корбузие

Ле Корбузье

Ле Корбюзье

Ле Корбюзье 1887-1965

Ле Корбюзье-Сонье Э. Ш

Ле Корбюзье французский архитектор швейцарского происхождения, пионер архитектурного модернизма и функционализма, представитель архитектуры интернационального стиля, художник и дизайнер

Ле Корбюзье, Шарль Эдуар 1887-1965

Ле Корбюзье Э. Ш

Ле Корбюзьє

Льо Корбюзие

Լե Կորբյուզիե

ז'נרה, שארל אדואר

ז'נרה, שרל אדואר

לה קורבוזיה

לה קורבוזיה 1887-1965

לה קורבוזיה, שרל אדואר 1887-1965

לע קארבוזיע

ل کاربسے

لو كوربوزييه

لو كۆربوزیێ

لوکوربوزیه از اولین پیشگامان معماری مدرن و سبک بین‌المللی

لے کوربوزیہ

ली कोर्बुज़िए

ल कॉर्बूझीये

ले कोर्बुसिएर्

লী ক'ৰবাজিয়ে

ਲ ਕਾਰਬੂਜ਼ੀਏ

லெ கொபூசியே

ಲೇ ಕಾರ್ಬ್ಯೂಸಿಯರ್

ലെ കൂർബസിയേ

ලෙ කොබූසියර්


လီ ကော်ဘူဆီယာ

ლე კორბუზიე

르 꼬르뷔제 1887-1965

르 코르뷔지에

르 코르뷔지에 1887-1965

자느레, 샤를 에두아르 1887-1965

잔느레다, 샤를 에두아르 1887-1965

장느레 그리, 샤를 에도와르 1887-1965

쟌느레-그리, 샤를르 에도와르 1887-1965

코르뷔지에 1887-1965

ジャンヌレ, シャルル・エドゥアール





ル・コルビュジエ 1887-1965


勒・柯布西耶 1887-1965


让纳雷, 查尔斯・爱德华 1887-1965

The city of to-morrow and its planningThe decorative art of todayThe modulor; a harmonious measure to the human scale, universally applicable to architecture and mechanicsLooking at city planningModulor 2, 1955 (let the user speak next)Le Corbusier talks with students from the schools of architectureLe Corbusier, the noble savage : toward an archaeology of modernismLe Corbusier : homme de lettresJourney to the East