Le Corbusier

Shannon Bool’s show at Kunstverein Braunschweig calls attention to the exoticising and objectifying vision of Le Corbusier

By Carina Bukuts

60 years after the celebrated Brutalist architect fell foul of local authorities, a Berlin Unité d’Habitation apartment is refurbished to his original plans

Iranian authorities drop all charges against Parviz Tanavoli, while UNESCO pay tribute to Le Corbusier

Eileen Gray's restored modernist masterpiece, E.1027, has finally opened to the public

By Olivia Laing
Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand, Photo Collage, 2008.

The Crypt, Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral, UK

By Brian Dillon
FAT, The Villa, Hoogvliet, the Netherlands (2008)

Fierce jeremiads, ‘pseudomodernism’, the positive effects of the financial crisis, nostalgia and the tallest structure in the world

By Owen Hatherley and Shumon Basar

Project Unité, Unité d'Habitation, Firminy, France

By James Roberts