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Tony Garnier

Lyon, France
born 1869, Roquefort-la-B├ędoule

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..

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The Ville Contemporaine was an unrealised project to house three million inhabitants designed by the French-Swiss architect Le Corbusier in 1922.

The centerpiece of Corbusier's utopian, urban plan was a group of sixty-story cruciform skyscrapers built on steel frames and encased in curtain..

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