Cité Radieuse combines elements from many of Le Corbusier’s previous designs

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        <a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> <a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier">Le Corbusier's</a> <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/cite-radieuse/">Unité d'Habitation in Marseille</a> is one of French-Swiss architect's most recognised buildings, and is the last in our series exploring the <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">17 of his projects added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/27/le-corbusier-cite-radieuse-unite-d-habitation-marseille-combines-elements-from-previous-designs-unesco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

10 of Tel Aviv’s best examples of Bauhaus residential architecture

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/tel-aviv">Tel Aviv</a> is home to one of the best-preserved collections of <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/bauhaus/">Bauhaus</a> and International Style architecture in the world. Micha Gross from the Israeli city's Bauhaus Center has selected 10 of the most important examples (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/24/10-tel-aviv-best-examples-bauhaus-residential-architecture/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Maison Guiette is his only surviving Belgian building

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> Maison Guiette in Belgium was <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a>'s first commission outside of France, but is one of the lesser-known of his 17 buildings that have been <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage list</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/24/le-corbusier-architect-maison-guiette-antwerp-belgium-unesco-world-heritage/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier designed Villa Le Lac as a lakeside home for his parents

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        <strong><a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/">World Heritage Corb:</a></strong> the lakeside home <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a> designed for his parents is next up in our series in which we take a closer look at the 17 projects recently <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a>. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/16/le-corbusier-villa-le-lac-switzerland-lakeside-home-parents-unesco-world-heritage/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Maison Curutchet in Argentina has a tree at its centre

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> commissioned by an Argentinian surgeon, Maison Curutchet is the only project in Latin America among the 17 Le Corbusier-designed buildings <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/11/maison-curutchet-le-corbusier-modernist-house-la-plata-argentina-unseco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Immeuble Molitor provides residents with “sky, trees, steel and concrete”

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> a 1930s apartment building in <a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/paris">Paris</a> designed by French-Swiss architect <a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier">Le Corbusier</a>, intended to afford residents a contemporary lifestyle, is among his projects recently <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/09/le-corbusier-immeuble-molitor-housing-paris-provides-residents-sky-trees-steel-concrete-unesco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Chandigarh government buildings captured in new images by Benjamin Hosking

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> for the next instalment in our series on the <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">17 Le Corbusier buildings added to UNESCO's World Heritage list</a>, Australian photographer Benjamin Hosking shares new images of Capitol Complex in Chandigarh – the Indian city that gave the architect a chance to test his Modernist theories on a grand scale (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/08/07/le-corbusier-capitol-complex-unesco-world-heritage-listing-chandigarh-india-benjamin-hosking/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Weissenhof Estate in Stuttgart was part of a Modernist housing exhibition

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        <strong><a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier">World heritage Corb:</a></strong> two residential units outside Stuttgart designed by <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a> and his cousin Pierre Jeanneret have recently been <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> along with 16 other projects by the famed French-Swiss architect (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/30/le-corbusier-weissenhof-estate-stuttgart-modernist-housing-unesco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Chapelle Notre Dame du Haut in Ronchamp features a monumental concrete roof

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> next up in our series on the 17 buildings by <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a> that have been <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> is the architect's Notre Dame du Haut, the small chapel in Ronchamp, France, that has become one of his most iconic designs. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/24/le-corbusier-notre-dame-du-haut-ronchamp-chapel-france-unesco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s La Tourette monastery combines grass-covered roofs with sloping glazed corridors

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        <strong><a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/">World Heritage Corb:</a></strong> <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a>'s Dominican monastery in France is considered one of his most important works, and is next in our series revisiting the 17 buildings by the architect that have been <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage List</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/22/le-corbusier-la-tourette-monastery-grass-roof-france-unesco-world-heritage/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Maison de la Culture by Le Corbusier features an asymmetrically curved concrete roof

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        <strong><a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier/">World Heritage Corb</a>:</strong> next up in our series on the 17 <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a> buildings that have just been <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">added to UNESCO's World Heritage list</a> is the Maison de la Culture, a cultural centre in Firminy, France (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/21/maison-de-la-culture-le-corbusier-unesco-world-heritage-list-firminy-france/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Le Corbusier’s Cabanon seaside cabin is his smallest building on the World Heritage List

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/world-heritage-le-corbusier"><strong>World Heritage Corb:</strong></a> we're revisiting some of Swiss-French architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a>'s most important projects, to mark the <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/">addition of 17 of his buildings to UNESCO's World Heritage list</a>. First up is his seaside holiday cabin, Cabanon, on the Côte d'Azur in France – a tiny building tied to some of the most important moments in the architect's life. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/20/le-corbusier-french-holiday-home-cabanon-17-buildings-unesco-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

UNESCO adds 17 Le Corbusier projects to World Heritage List

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        Heritage body <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/unesco/">UNESCO</a> has added 17 projects by 20th-century French architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/le-corbusier/">Le Corbusier</a> to its list of internationally significant architecture sites, including the <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/09/15/le-corbusier-unite-d-habitation-cite-radieuse-marseille-brutalist-architecture/">Unité d'Habitation housing in Marseille</a> – arguably the most influential <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/brutalism/">Brutalist</a> building of all time (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/unesco-adds-17-le-corbusier-projects-world-heritage-list/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

UNESCO unveils winning cultural centre design for heritage site in war-torn Afghanistan

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/news/"><strong>News:</strong></a> a proposal to carve a cultural centre out of the landscape has won the <a title="UNESCO archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/unesco/">UNESCO</a> design contest for a Bamiyan Valley site where two seventh-century statues of Buddha were destroyed by Taliban militants. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/02/24/unesco-bamiyan-valley-cultural-centre-heritage-site-buddha-cliffs-afghanistan-winning-design/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

UNESCO Reveals Winning Scheme For The Bamiyan Cultural Centre In Afghanistan

, in collaboration with the Afghan Ministry of Information and Culture, have announced the winning proposal for the Bamiyan Cultural Centre. An Argentina-based team, lead by Carlos Nahuel Recabarren alongside Manuel Alberto Martínez Catalán and Franco Morero, were selected from 1,070 design entries from 117 countries. Prepatory work on implementing their scheme, entitled Descriptive Memory: The Eternal Presence of Absence, “will start immediately” close to the boundaries of the Bamiyan World Heritage site. See the winning entry and the four runners-up after the break.

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