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Marseille: Unité d'habitation or "The company of clouds, the sky, or the stars"

Benton, Tim (2013). Marseille: Unité d'habitation or "The company of clouds, the sky, or the stars". In: Cohen, Jean-Louis ed. Le Corbusier: an Atlas of Modern Landscapes. New York: Museum of Modern Art, pp. 201–211.

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Abstract

Le Corbusier's treatment of the roof garden of the Unité d'Habitation reveals his aesthetic of the genered nature of inspiration: the upright man before the horizontal landscape.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2013 The Author
ISBN: 0-87070-851-1, 978-0-87070-851-0
Extra Information: Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, June 15-Sept. 23, 2013, subsequently travelling to CaixaForum Barcelona, Feb. 6-May 11, 2014, and CaixaForum Madrid, June 11-Oct. 19, 2014.
Keywords: Le Corbusier; landscape; nature; Marseilles; Unité d'habitation
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > Art History
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 40030
Depositing User: Tim Benton
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2014 11:35
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2019 05:10
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/40030
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