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Barcelona Extension – Ildefons Cerdà – 1859

Barcelona Extension – Ildefons Cerdà – 1859

from: The five bases of the General theory of Urbanization by Ildefons Cerda Why he discarded the term city So what name should he give to “this …

 

Ville Radieuse – Le Corbusier – 1924

Ville Radieuse – Le Corbusier – 1924

from: Towards a new Architecture One day Auguste Perret created the phrase: “The City of Towers.” A glittering epithet which aroused the poet in us. A …