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Centre Le Corbusier

Listed under Contemporary Architecture in Zürich, Switzerland.

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Also known as the Heidi Weber Pavilion, and completed after Corbusier's death, it is a scarcely open gallery. The building is comprised of two sections: first of all we have two cubes, with sides of enamelled steel panels and glass; second, a massive grey steel umbrella or parasol, which is separate structurally from the two cubes. The cubes are constructed sufficiently to be able to accommodate a variety of uses, from the house that the building was originally designed as, to the gallery it now is and was envisaged as becoming.

Written by  George Monkhouse.

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other than that what is the special about this building

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Ummm... Well it's almost art isn't it. Does your house look like this?

what the material that had been used to build this of building

for example the material of the house that been used ex

roof are using what material?

what are the material in the house

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It's made of concrete!

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