Tag Archives: Le Corbusier

Laura Carducci

Laura Carducci

Geneva, Switzerland, 1960

Nursery School Jean de la Fontaine
Mitry – Mory, Seine-et- Marne, France

The school by Carducci is typical of the architectural vocabulary of the modernist tradition inspired by Le Corbusier.

Edith Girard

Edith Girard

Paris, France, 1949 · 2014

Residential Building and Dunois Theatre
Paris, France

With its complex composition and an accessible terrace, the building was intended to be a homage to the architecture of Le Corbusier, while at the same time evoking a revisited Haussmanian tradition, owing to the rotunda on the corner of the triangle.

Charlotte Perriand

Charlotte Perriand

Paris, France, 1903 · 1999

Bloc cuisine Les Arcs
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

The Bloc cuisine is a historic record of the interior arrangement of the Modernist buildings conceived by Charlotte Perriand and an architects’ team in the ski resort of Les Arcs, in the French Alps. It is typical of the reflection undertook by architects and functionalist designers on the rational arrangement of reduced internal spaces and the use of modern materials and solid colours.

Jane Drew

Jane Drew

Thornton Heath, United Kingdom, 1911 · Barnard Castle, Durham, United Kingdom, 1996

University of Ibadan
Ibadan, Nigeria

This is a construction where the architects have been able to combine and adapt the design to the particular needs of the African climate and the functionality of Modern Movement.