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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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Radiant City

Paris, France
by Le Corbusier

The Ville Radieuse 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 walls of..

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Monte Amiata Housing

Milan, Italy
by Carlo Aymonino, ...

Monte Amiata Housing is a residential complex in the Gallaratese district of Milan, Italy, designed by architects Carlo Aymonino and Aldo Rossi in the late 1960s. It is referred to as the "Red Dinosaur" in reference both to the reddish color of the buildings and the oddity of their design. The..

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