Claude Nicolas Ledoux, a prominent French architect and urban planner of the 18th century, is known for his unconventional and enigmatic projects. Among these are his propositions for a House…Continue reading
Claude Nicolas Ledoux was a French architect and urban planner of the late 18th century known for his innovative and unconventional designs, such as the Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans. He also proposed projects like the phallic House of Pleasure in Paris and the ideal city of Chaux. Despite the controversy, Ledoux’s ideas and vision for a new society continue to inspire architects and scholars today.