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Uniform Title Le Corbusier. English.
Title Le Corbusier : the measures of man / edited by Olivier Cinqualbre and Frédéric Migayrou ; translated from the French by Rita Eustace, Robert McInnes and Sarah Tolley.

Publication Info. Zurich : Scheidegger & Spiess ; Paris : Centre Pompidou, [2015]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    720.92 Le Corbusier LEC    Available
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Description 255 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans ; 31 cm
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Note "This publication accompanies the exhibition at the Centre Pompidou, Musée national d'art moderne (Gallery 2) from April 29 to August 3, 2015, made possible by the support of the Fondation Le Corbusier"--Title page.
Language Translated into English from the original French title, Le Corbusier: mesures de l'homme.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-253).
Contents Constants of Eurhythmics -- Eyes within eyes. Architecture and mathesis / Frédéric Migayrou -- Purism and proportions / Roxana Vicovanu -- The L'Esprit Nouveau Pavilion. Manifesto for a Corbusian system / Maïlis Favre -- A body for living -- Houses and villas (1921-1931). The eloquence of sketches / Olivier Cinqualbre -- The Corbusian sportive body / Rémi Baudouï and Arnaud Dercelles -- Le Corbusier. Furnishing body and soul / Cloé Pitiot -- Dimensions of an anthropometry -- Touching the body. Le Corbusier's figurative works / Genevieve Hendricks -- The modulor. Variances of an invariant / Frédéric Migayrou -- The open hand. From political symbol to the artist's signature / Marie-Jeanne Dumont -- The ineffable space -- Genesis and representation of ineffable space / Roberto Gargiani -- Béton brut, acoustic plasticity, and the "cement gun" / Anna Rosellini -- Polychromy / Jan de Heer -- The universal man -- The city laid bare / Aurélien Lemonier -- A room to spend the summer / Olivier Cinqualbre -- Postface: confessions, tribulations, evolutions ... / Marie-Jeanne Dumont.
Subject Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Exhibitions.
Architecture -- Designs and plans -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.
Architectural drawing -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Cinqualbre, Olivier, editor.
Migayrou, Frédéric, editor.
Eustace, Rita, translator.
McInnes, Robert (Translator).
Tolley, Sarah, translator.
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965. Works. Selections.
Musée national d'art moderne (France), host insititution.
Fondation Le Corbusier, sponsoring body.
Added Title Corbusier : the measures of man
Translated As: Translation of: Corbusier. [Paris] : Centre Pompidou, [2015] 9782844266996 (OCoLC)908678857
ISBN 9783858817686 (English edition)
3858817686 (English edition)

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