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Charles Correa

Charles Correa

Charles Correa (1930-2015)Subscription

19 June, 2015 By Iain Jackson

Charles Correa was India’s foremost Modernist. However, he did not simply adapt Western practices to a subcontinental milieu: he transformed Modernism at the same time

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Charles Correa's Kanchanjunga ApartmentsSubscription

3 August, 2015

Correa pioneered sustainable design and the integration of traditional environmental controls

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Archive: Berlin Philharmonie by Hans ScharounSubscription

20 November, 2017 By Julius Posener

From the AR March 1964: as a radical reconceptualisation of the concert hall, the Berlin Philharmonie explored new concepts of space through a vividly Expressionist narrative that still retains its power

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1993 February: Le Corbusier In the SunSubscription

20 June, 2011

[ARCHIVE] The Marseilles Unite and the monuments of Chandigarh have been held up as an example of Le Corbusier’s interest in passive energy control. Christopher Mackenzie questioned these assumptions on a visit to India

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1984 August: Principle v Pastiche, Perspectives on Some Recent ClassicismsSubscription

13 December, 2011

William Curtis argues that the Post-Modern Classicists, far from re-interpreting history effectively as they claim, have succeeded in capturing outward appearance only.