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fuckyeahbrutalism:

Trades Workshops, Sèvres, France, 1962
(Candilis, Josic, Woods)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Trades Workshops, Sèvres, France, 1962

(Candilis, Josic, Woods)

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fuckyeahbrutalism:

French Primary School, Geneva, Switzerland, 1962
(Candilis, Josic, Woods with Arthur Bugna)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

French Primary School, Geneva, Switzerland, 1962

(Candilis, Josic, Woods with Arthur Bugna)

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fuckyeahbrutalism:

French Primary School, Geneva, Switzerland, 1962
(Candilis, Josic, Woods with Arthur Bugna)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

French Primary School, Geneva, Switzerland, 1962

(Candilis, Josic, Woods with Arthur Bugna)

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Visual web of the Smithsons’ Kuwait project using minarets as nodes and familiar fixed anchoring points in a territory that lacks urban definition
The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

Visual web of the Smithsons’ Kuwait project using minarets as nodes and familiar fixed anchoring points in a territory that lacks urban definition

The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

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Analysis of the plan of Venice Hospital by Le Corbusier showing circulation paths
The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

Analysis of the plan of Venice Hospital by Le Corbusier showing circulation paths

The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

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Analysis of plans for Frankfurt-Römerberg, by Candilis, Josic, Woods and Scheidhelm. Though hardly distinguishable on the original drawings, different activities, such as offices, shops, housing and cultural facilities, enable the resulting mat-building to be seen as a living organism
The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

Analysis of plans for Frankfurt-Römerberg, by Candilis, Josic, Woods and Scheidhelm. Though hardly distinguishable on the original drawings, different activities, such as offices, shops, housing and cultural facilities, enable the resulting mat-building to be seen as a living organism

The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

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a. Topological organisational diagram for the Universitat Politécnica de Valencia mapping out the relative position of the constituent departments and their distance from the centre of the university. This organisational diagram thus becomes the basis for the plan.

b. Walkways and courtyard at the Universitat Politécnica de Valencia in Spain by L35 Arquitectos

The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

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Completed in 1974, the groundscaping plan of the Universitat Politécnica de Valencia in Spain by L35 Arquitectos typifies and rationalises the mat-building ideals of flexibility and growth.
The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

Completed in 1974, the groundscaping plan of the Universitat Politécnica de Valencia in Spain by L35 Arquitectos typifies and rationalises the mat-building ideals of flexibility and growth.

The Strategies of Mat-building. The Architectural Review, August 2013

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