Chandigarh, India, Le Corbusier. #brutgroup photo by Amie Siegel
Designed by Le Corbusier in 1956, built after his death in the late seventies: The Saddam Hussein Gymnasium in Baghdad!
Special thanks to Ahmed Salman for stunning photographs!
Le Corbusier / Presente and Mesny: Saddam Hussein Gymnasium (today: Baghdad Gymnasium), Baghdad, Iraq, 1956–1980
Photos: © Ahmed Salman 2017 https://ahmed-salman.com
Le Corbusier, Maison du Brésil
MoMa curator Jean-Louis Cohen discusses some of the pieces in this exhibition, which included paintings, architectural models, and furniture. (Image: Cemal Emden)
Ronchamp Chapel, Zhengzhou, China (1994)
GERMANY. West Berlin. 1959
© Rene Burri/Magnum Photos
Hands off Corbusier. A protest against the demolition of Le Corbusier’s Philips pavilion at the Brussels 1958 expo. (Scans from Le Corbusier Le Grand.)
Baghdad Gymnasium, designed by Le Corbusier, 1957 (photography by Ahmed Salman, 2017)
Silo-Auto Porto (1964) Alberto José Pessoa & João Abel Bessa.
Villa Savoye (1931) Le Corbusier.