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CORBU, CONCEPTUALIST

September 14, 2013

Tags: Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier (Charles-Édouard Jeanneret). (French, born Switzerland, 1887-1965). Villa Savoye, Poissy, 1928-31. Photograph 2012. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Elise Jaffe + Jeffrey Brown. Photo (c) 2013 Richard Pare.
Although I am not knowledgeable about architecture, I so much enjoyed the Guggenheim’s 2009 exhibition of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Henri Labrouste exhibition at MoMA earlier this year that I was looking forward to “Le Corbusier: An Atlas of Modern Landscapes,” an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art over the summer and (more…)