Le Corbusier

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Synonyms for Le Corbusier

French architect (born in Switzerland) (1887-1965)

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The work of the 20th-century Swiss architect Le Corbusier, whose birth name was Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, wields such a heavy influence on architecture today it comes as a surprise that no major exhibition of his work has ever been shown in New York--until now.
This brought in a rational esthetic, purism, which was founded by two people who painted but also had architectural backgrounds, Amedee Ozenfant (1886-1966) and Charles-Edouard Jeanneret (1887-1965).
On page 14, we capture the life and works of Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, better known as Le Corbusier, who began his creative career as a watch engraver and became arguably the most influential architect of the 20th century.
The first revolved around place names: La Chaux de Fonds in Switzerland (the home town of Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, aka Le Corbusier) and more glamorously, New York, Paris, Moscow, Rio and Algiers.
Allen, Le Corbusier's formative years: Charles-Edouard Jeanneret at La Chaux-de-Fonds, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1997, p.
Indeed Paris discovered Le Corbusier, or Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, as he was in 1917, as a painter, when he and Amedee Ozenfant launched an art movement, Purism, in their manifesto Apres Le Cubisme and journal L'Espril Nouveau.
Seudonimo de Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, arquitecto y urbanista frances.
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