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Utopia, Urban Research

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August 13th 1869, Roquefort-la-Bédoule, France

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Lyon, France

Tony Garnier Change this

Change thisLyon, France
born 1869, Roquefort-la-Bédoule
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Tony Garnier was an architect and urban planner, known for his utopian proposal of "industrial city". Through his passion for architecture, he tried to find a solution to the problem of social housing. He was a student at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. In 1904 he presented his urban project of "industrial city" for 35,000 inhabitants in the line of socialist utopias.


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