Le Corbusier Biography and Profile Architect / France / Works of Le Corbusier Born Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, Le Corbusier (6 October 1887 – 27 August 1965) is widely acclaimed as the…Continue reading
Le Corbusier, byname of Charles-Édouard Jeanneret (1887 – 1965), was an international influential Swiss architect and city planner whose designs combine the modern movement’s functionalism with bold, sculptural expressionism. He belonged to the first generation of the so-called International school of architecture and was their most able propagandist in his numerous writings.
The National Museum of Western Art, designed by Le Corbusier, was the premier public art gallery in Japan specializing in art from the Western tradition. The Museum is located in…Continue reading