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Le Corbusier 1887-1965

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Towards a new architecture by Le Corbusier( Book )

435 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 21 languages and held by 4,027 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 )

215 editions published between 1847 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,234 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 modulor; a harmonious measure to the human scale, universally applicable to architecture and mechanics by Le Corbusier( Book )

73 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier developed a system of measurements which became know as "Modulor", based on the Golden Section and Fibonacci numbers and also using the physical dimensions of the average human. This title incorporates two volumes based on Modulor
The decorative art of today by Le Corbusier( Book )

88 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,030 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 Athens charter by Le Corbusier( Book )

82 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zbiór wniosków i postulatów 4. Międzynarodowego Kongresu Architektury Nowoczesnej w Atenach, 1933
Œuvre complète 1957-1965; Le Corbusier et son atelier, rue de Sèvres 35 by Le Corbusier( Book )

116 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full page color plates of The Chapel at Ronchamp from the time shortly after its construction with introduction in italian
Looking at city planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

92 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 852 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 839 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 822 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 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerning town planning by Le Corbusier( Book )

39 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 634 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
Œuvre complète, 1938-1946 by Le Corbusier( Book )

77 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in France in 1943 and translated for English-speaking readers in 1961, Le Corbusier Talks with Students presents advice and commentary from the master of modernism for young architects-to-be. In chapters ranging from "Disorder" to "The Construction of Dwellings" to "A Research Workshop," Le Corbusier discusses his views on architectural history and offers opinions on the future of the profession, while touching on his own projects for the Villa Savoye, the Cite Universitaire, and the Radiant City. Topics such as architecture's role in our directionless society; the balance between spiritual values and technical factors; and the importance of space, proportion, and color are explored by this renowned architect, and still resonate today, almost 50 years later."--BOOK JACKET
Le Corbusier, the noble savage : toward an archaeology of modernism by Adolf Max Vogt( Book )

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

Vogt's investigation of LC's early life and education not only reveals important, previously unacknowledged influences on specific projects such as the League of Nations headquarters and the Villa Savoye, but also suggests why LC throughout his career preferred to lift buildings above the ground, to give them the appearance of "floating." This tendency had decisive consequences for buildings associated with the modern movement and continues to influence architecture today
Le Corbusier : an atlas of modern landscapes by Jean-Louis Cohen( Book )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une petite maison, 1923 by Le Corbusier( Book )

96 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Construite par Le Corbusier en 1923 à Corseaux
Le Corbusier and the continual revolution in architecture by Charles Jencks( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taking into account recent scholarship and new theories of architectural change, noted architectural historian Charles Jencks traces the personal and professional development of Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, who would be known to the world as Le Corbusier, beginning with his family background and early training in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, where he cultivated a regionalist style that would be the first of many aesthetic identities to be exploited and then shed throughout his long career. Soon after leaving La Chaux-de-Fonds for Paris, Jeanneret, in association with the Purist painter Amedee Ozenfant, gained fame in the 1920s under the nom de plume Le Corbusier, publishing the journal L'Esprit Nouveau and four seminal Modernist tracts: Towards a New Architecture, The City of Tomorrow, The Decorative Art of Today, and La Peinture Moderne (Modern Painting). Jencks demonstrates the influence of these classic texts by way of the architect's major projects of the period: Villa La Roche, Workers' Housing at Pessac, the Plan Voisin for Paris, Villa Stein, Villa Savoye, and the steel furniture, including the famed grand confort and chaise longue." "Le Corbusier and the Continual Revolution in Architecture presents over two hundred illustrations including architectural drawings, plans, and photographs, as well as paintings, sketches, and publication facsimiles. With this illuminating collection of images and his revealing and provocative text, Charles Jencks has produced a compelling and comprehensive analysis of the twentieth-century master who continually stayed well ahead of his followers to reinvent the art of architecture over and over again."--Jacket
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Le Corbusier, the noble savage : toward an archaeology of modernism
The city of to-morrow and its planningThe modulor; a harmonious measure to the human scale, universally applicable to architecture and mechanicsThe decorative art of todayŒuvre complète 1957-1965; Le Corbusier et son atelier, rue de Sèvres 35Looking at city planningModulor 2, 1955 (let the user speak next)Œuvre complète, 1938-1946Le Corbusier talks with students from the schools of architecture
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 Edouard 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 arquitecte

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 arquiteto francês

Le Corbusier, Édouard.

Le Corbusier, Edouard 1887-1965

Le Corbusier Eduard

Le Corbusier, Eduard 1887-1965

Le Corbusier Frans architect

Le Corbusier French-Swiss architect, designer, urbanist, and writer

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 schweizisk født arkitekt

Le Corbusier skrivagner gallek

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 Korbiuzjė

Le Korbizije 1887-1965

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

Žanerė Šarlis Eduaras

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 Корбизје архитекта, дизајнер, урбанист и писац

Ле Корбузие

Ле Корбузье

Ле Корбьюзе

Ле Корбюзье

Ле Корбюзье 1887-1965

Ле Корбюзье архитектор, модернизмдың пионеры, интернациональ стилдәге архитектура вәкиле

Ле Корбюзье пионер архитектурного модернизма и функционализма

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

Շառլ Էդուար լը Կորբյուզիե ֆրանսիացի նկարիչ

ז'נרה, שארל אדואר

ז'נרה, שרל אדואר

לה קורבוזיה

לה קורבוזיה 1887-1965

לה קורבוזיה, שרל אדואר 1887-1965

לע קארבוזיע

ل کاربسے

له كور بوزيه، 1965-1887

له كوربوزيه، 1887-1965

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

లె కార్బుజియె

ಲೇ ಕಾರ್ಬ್ಯೂಸಿಯರ್

ಲೇ ಕಾರ್ಬ್ಯೂಸಿಯರ್ ವಾಸ್ತುಶಿಲ್ಪಿ, ವಿನ್ಯಾಸಕಾರ

ലെ കൂർബസിയേ

ලෙ කොබූසියර්


လီ ကော်ဘူဆီယာ

ლე კორბუზიე

ლე კორბუზიე ფრანგი არქიტექტორი, დიზაინერი და ურბანისტი

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

ለ ኮርቡዝዬ

ᱞᱮ ᱠᱚᱨᱵᱩᱡᱤᱭᱟᱨ

ジャンヌレ, シャルル・エドゥアール





ル・コルビュジエ 1887-1965

ル・コルビュジエ 建築家、デザイナー、都市計画家、作家


勒・柯布西耶 1887-1965


让纳雷, 查尔斯・爱德华 1887-1965