List of Le Corbusier Architecture

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?"

  • ATMA House

    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.
    • Opened: Jan 01 1951
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
  • 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 at his 35 rue de Sèvres studio; the on-site preparation of the construction plans was handled by the office of Josep Lluís Sert, then dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He had formerly worked in Le Corbusier's atelier and had been instrumental in winning him the commission. The building was completed in 1962.
    • City/Town: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1963
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
  • 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.
    • City/Town: Tokyo, Japan
    • Opened: Jan 01 1957
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
  • 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 guardianship of the private foundation Association de l’Oeuvre de Notre-Dame du Haut. It attracts 80,000 visitors each year.
    • City/Town: Haute-Saône, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1954
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
  • The Pavillon Suisse or Swiss pavilion was designed by Le Corbusier between 1930-31 and is located at the Cité Internationale Universitaire, Paris.
    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1930
    • Created By: Le Corbusier
  • 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 Corbusier was busy with the planning of Chandigarh, much of the project management was assigned to Iannis Xenakis, who was also an experimental composer and was influenced in the design by his composition Metastaseis. The pavilion is a cluster of nine hyperbolic paraboloids in which music, Edgar Varèse's Poème électronique, was spatialized by sound projectionists using telephone dials. The ...more
    • Created By: Le Corbusier