Archive for October 2010
Entering the room where this artwork was installed felt like a mix of being underground and underwater.
The nursery–and primary school–of the unité d’habitation in Firminy, and the dedicated toit terrasse, are closed since 1998 because of modern safety regulations.
Visiting the interior of the unité d’habitation in Firminy, including one of the duplex apartment, was a really intimate experience, as there were only the two of us and the guide.
The latest, and probably the least famous, unité d’habitation by Le Corbusier is a few kilometers away from Lyon, in Firminy.