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Architecture Jul 24, 2014

Watch Iconic Modernist Houses Get Animated

Illustrator Matteo Muci has taken marvels of modern architecture and drawn them down to their simplest forms, emphasizing each house’s iconic design. The video goes one step further and animates the illustrations to show an artist’s… Read more
Architecture Aug 17, 2010

Essay | The Town That Corbusier Built

Respect for the design of Chandigarh, India, is growing, even as the modernist city is showing wear. But who will care, if access to its most impressive monuments is restricted? Ashish Nangia addresses the above questions in “The Town… Read more
Accessories May 10, 2009

Victorinox x Le Corbusier Swiss Army Knife

In its 125th anniversary year, Victorinox, famous for the timeless design & manufacture of the «Original Swiss Army Knife», announces its role as an associate partner in the hosting of the Le Corbusier exhibition at the Barbican lasting… Read more
Art Oct 8, 2008

Le Corbusier Exhibition

Twenty-one years since the last Le Corbusier exhibition in Britain, the RIBA trust has opened a new one in a rather amazing space. Never before opened to visitors, the Crypt of Edwin Lutyen’s Metropolitan Cathedral is the site. The… Read more
Furniture Sep 11, 2008

Le Corbusier LC5.F Sofa | Cassina Reissue

Architect and designer Le Corbusier came up with the plan for the LC5.F sofa in 1934. Most famous for his contributions as an architect, his sofa is an exercise in Modernist practice. Cassina has faithfully reproduced the original, and… Read more
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