UNESCO recently announced the addition of 17 of Le Corbusier’s projects to its World Heritage List, calling the Swiss-French modernist extraordinaire’s “architectural work an outstanding contribution to the modern movement.”

13556897084_c92d9a455d_o.0

Notre Dame du Haut chapel in France, 1950. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

tumblr_nfbpduQnSj1tw598eo1_1280

Villa Le Lac in Switzerland, 1923. Photo courtesy of German Postwar Modern.

Immeuble Clarté

Immeuble Clarté in Geneva, 1930. Photo courtesy of Fondation Le Corbusier.

900x720_2049_116

Le Corbusier’s Studio Apartment in Immeuble Molitor of Paris, 1931. Photo courtesy of Architizer.

900x720_2049_791

Unité d’habitation in Marseille, France – 1947. Photo courtesy of Misfits Architecture.

900x720_2049_847

Usine Claude et Duval Factory in France, 1945. Photo courtesy of Panaramio.

9067764_orig

Chandigarh College Of Architecture in India, 1961. Photo courtesy of Study Blue.

tumblr_ng5xhtEXIt1twhq1io9_1280

Le Petit Cabanon in France, 1949. Photo courtesy of Conservatoire du Littoral.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.02.26 PM copy

Maison Guiette in Belgium, 1926. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.02.39 PM copy

The National Museum of Western Art in Tokyo – 1959. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.06.30 PM copy

Maison Curutchet in Argentina, 1949. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.10.28 PM copy

Dominican Monastery of La Tourette near Lyon, France – 1959. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.10.37 PM copy

Villa Savoye near Paris – 1929. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.10.48 PM copy

Maison La Roche in Paris, 1923. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.18.13 PM copy

Cité Frugès in France, 1926. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.34.44 PM copy

Maison de la Culture in France, 1953. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 5.40.03 PM copy

 Weissenhof-Siedlung Estate in Germany – 1927. Photo courtesy of Archdaily.

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save