Spotlight on 10 Influential Works by Le Corbusier
In 1923 when Le Corbusier published his tome "Vers une Architecture" (Toward a New Architecture), the Swiss-French architect...
Le Corbusier: The Most Stylish Architect in History
Genius, pioneer, visionary, tyrant. All fairly describe the Swiss architect Le Corbusier.
The City of Chandigarh by Le Corbusier
Los Angeles architect Linda Taalman made a rare visit to Le Corbusier’s fraught masterpiece, the capitol complex of the city of...
Q&A with La Cornue President Xavier Dupuy
Helming a classic, well-established company in the 21st century is tough enough work as it is without also having to deal with an...
Le Corbusier at the New York MoMA
An exhibit opening at MoMA next weekend will give Modernist pioneer Le Corbusier his just dues.
Les Enfants Rouges by Ubalt Architectes
Les Enfants Rouges is a minimal space located in Paris, France, designed by Ubalt Architectes.
Snøhetta Chosen to Design Le Monde's Headquarters in Paris
The "evolution of media" and the relationship with the reader are themes.
Democratic Design: The Work of Le Van Bo
Van Bo Le-Mentzel arrived on the shores of Germany as a young refugee from Laos.
UNESCO Adds 17 Le Corbusier Buildings to Its Storied Ranks
The organization lists the projects as World Heritage sites from seven countries.
Restoring an Icon: The 1972 Le Mans Winning 911 Porsche
Restoring classic cars to their former glory is one thing, but bringing an icon back to life is another.
The Alpine Lodge by WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie
At the January edition of Pitti Uomo a couple of years ago—a bi-annual men's fashion event held in Florence, Italy—accessories...
3 New Book Releases: The Life and Work of Le Corbusier
2012 marked what would have been the 125th birthday of the great French architect Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, better known to the...
Discuss: Who Would Win in a Fight—Frank Lloyd Wright vs. Le Corbusier?
We know it’s hard to choose, but who would you bet on if it came down to a match between these two iconic...
An interview with Eloi's Paige Russell on inspiration, life in Austin & Le Grande Zombi Scarf
"My thoughts of New Orleans revolve mostly around celebration (drinking, dancing, parades...) and the eyes and figures were born...
The Woman Behind Le Corbusier’s Iconic Chaise Almost Didn't Get the Job
Before becoming one of the most influential modern designers, Charlotte Perriand couldn't get a job from Le Corbusier.
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Byron Peart of Want Les Essentiels de la Vie
Byron Peart, a co-founder of luxury accessories brand Want Les Essentiels de la Vie, shares the items he can't live without.
A chalet shaped after the surrounding mountains of Les Jeurs.
10 Bright White Cubist Homes Across the Globe
With his use of simplified geometric shapes and white concrete forms, Le Corbusier brought cubism to architecture.
Design Diagnosis: Back to School
The Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center is the new kid on campus at Columbia University.
"I prefer drawing to talking.
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