The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts is the only building designed primarily by Le Corbusier in the United States—he contributed to the design of the United Nations Secretariat Building—and one of only two in the Americas (the other being the Curutchet House in La …
What is Le Corbusier most famous building?
the Villa Savoye
Le Corbusier’s most celebrated buildings include the Villa Savoye outside Paris, Notre Dame du Haut in Ronchamp, France, and the Unité d’Habitation in Marseille. He is also known for his work in urban planning, which included the design of Chandigarh, India, in the 1950s.
Which city is designed by Le Corbusier?
The Swiss-French urban planner Le Corbusier had planned Chandigarh for half a million Partition-uprooted people. The population is now 1.2 million and projected to shoot up. Satellite towns are already compressing a city that is all of 115 sq.