List of Le Corbusier Architecture Buildings

List of Le Corbusier Architecture

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List of Le Corbusier buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Le Corbusier architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Le Corbusier buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

List features buildings like National Museum of Western Art and United Nations Headquarters.

This list answers the questions, "What buildings did Le Corbusier design?" and "What do Le Corbusier structures look like?"



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    Mill Owners' Association Building

    Mill Owners' Association Building
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    Mill Owners’ Association Building, commonly confused with 'Ahmedabad Textile Mill Owners' Association House', is a modern architecture building in Ahmedabad, India designed by Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier.more

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    • Opened: Jan 01 1951
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    • City/Town: Paris, Île-de-France, France, Western Europe, Europe
    • Architect: Le Corbusier, Lúcio Costa
    • Created By: Le Corbusier, Lúcio Costa
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    The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts is the only building actually built by Le Corbusier in the United States, and one of only two in the Americas. Le Corbusier designed it with the collaboration of Chilean architect Guillermo Jullian de la Fuente ...more

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    • City/Town: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1963
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    The Cartesian sky-scraper, designed by Le Corbusier in 1938, is a type of tower building known for its modern and rational design. This type of modern administration building has its source in the first sketches for the Pavillon de L'Esprit Nouveau in 1919, which proposes a cruciform form for ...more

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    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Curutchet House
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    The Curutchet House, La Plata, Argentina, is a building by Le Corbusier. It was commissioned by Dr. Pedro Domingo Curutchet, a surgeon, in 1948 and included a small medical office on the first floor. The house consists of four main levels with a courtyard between the house and the clinic. The building ...more

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    • City/Town: Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
    • Opened: Jan 01 1955
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Maisons Jaoul

    Maisons Jaoul are a celebrated pair of houses in the upmarket Paris suburb of Neuilly-sur-Seine, designed by Le Corbusier and built in 1954-56. They are among his most important post-war buildings and feature a rugged aesthestic of unpainted cast concrete "béton brut" and roughly detailed brickwork.more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1951
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    The National Museum of Western Art is the premier public art gallery in Japan specializing in art from the Western tradition. The Museum is located in the museum and zoo complex in Ueno Park in Taito, central Tokyo. This popular Tokyo museum is also known by the English acronym NMWA.more

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    • City/Town: Tokyo, Japan
    • Opened: Jan 01 1957
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Notre Dame du Haut
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    The chapel of Notre Dame du Haut in Ronchamp, completed in 1954, is one of the finest examples of the architecture of Franco-Swiss architect Le Corbusier and one of the most important examples of twentieth-century religious architecture. The chapel is a working religious building and is under the ...more

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    • City/Town: Haute-Saône, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1954
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    • Opened: Jan 01 1952
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    The Pavillon Suisse or Swiss pavilion was designed by Le Corbusier between 1930-31 and is located at the Cité Internationale Universitaire, Paris.more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1930
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    The Philips Pavilion was a World's Fair pavilion designed for Expo '58 in Brussels by the office of Le Corbusier. Commissioned by Philips, an electronics company based in the Netherlands, the pavilion was designed to house a multimedia spectacle that celebrated postwar technological progress. Because ...more

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    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Baghdad Gymnasium, formerly Saddam Hussein Gymnasium, is a sports complex in Baghdad, Iraq adjacent to the Al-Shaab Stadium. Designed by Le Corbusier under the commission of King Faisal II in 1956 for potential use in the 1960 Summer Olympics. After Faisal II was overthrown in a military coup in 1958 ...more

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    • City/Town: Places in Baghdad
    • Opened: Jan 01 1956
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Saint-Pierre is a concrete building in the commune of Firminy, France. The last major work of Le Corbusier, it was completed in 2006, forty-one years after his death.more

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    • City/Town: Loire, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 2006
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Sainte Marie de La Tourette
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    Sainte Marie de La Tourette is a Dominican Order priory on a hillside near Lyon, France designed by architects Le Corbusier and Iannis Xenakis and constructed between 1956 and 1960. Le Corbusier's design of the building began in May, 1953 with sketches drawn at L'Arbresle, France outlining the basic ...more

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    • City/Town: Rhône, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1957
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
    • Style: International style, Modern architecture, Brutalist architecture
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    Sanskar Kendra

    Sanskar Kendra is a museum at Ahmedabad, India, designed by the architect Le Corbusier. It is a city museum depicting history, art, culture and architecture of Ahmedabad. Another Patang Kite Museum is there which includes a collection of kites, photographs, and other artifacts. The campus is located at ...more

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    • Opened: Jan 01 1956
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Tsentrosoyuz building
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    The Tsentrosoyuz Building or Centrosoyuz Building is a government structure in Moscow, Russia, constructed in 1933 by Le Corbusier and Nikolai Kolli. Centrosoyuz refers to a Soviet bureaucracy, the Central Union of Consumer Cooperatives. The building included office space for 3,500 personnel, as well as ...more

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    • City/Town: Russia
    • Opened: Jan 01 1933
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
    • Style: Constructivist architecture
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    The Unité d'habitation is the name of a modernist residential housing design principle developed by Le Corbusier, with the collaboration of painter-architect Nadir Afonso. The concept formed the basis of several housing developments designed by him throughout Europe with this name. The most famous of ...more

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    • City/Town: Bouches-du-Rhône, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1952
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
    • Style: Brutalist architecture
    • Construction Started: 1947
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    Unité d'Habitation (Berlin)

    16 storeys with 557 flatsmore

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    • City/Town: Berlin, German Democratic Republic, Germany, Central and Eastern Europe, Europe, + more
    • Opened: Jan 01 1957
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    Unité d'Habitation (Nantes)

    The Unité d'habitation of Nantes-Rezé is an apartment building located in Nantes, France designed by Le Corbusier. It contains 294 units and was completed in 1955. It is part of the housing concept of Unité d'habitation. The building contains a school at the top level, but unlike the Unité d'habitation ...more

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    • City/Town: Nantes, Pays de la Loire, Loire-Atlantique, France, Western Europe, + more
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
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    United Nations Headquarters
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    The Headquarters of the United Nations is a complex in New York City. The complex has served as the official headquarters of the United Nations since its completion in 1952. It is located in the Turtle Bay neighborhood of Manhattan, on spacious grounds overlooking the East River. Its borders are First ...more

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    • City/Town: New York City
    • Opened: Jan 01 1950
    • Architect: Le Corbusier, Sven Markelius, Wallace Harrison, Oscar Niemeyer, Ernest Cormier, + more
    • Created By: Le Corbusier, Sven Markelius, Wallace Harrison, Oscar Niemeyer, Ernest Cormier, + more
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