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Utopies Réalisées, a different view of 20th C. architecture

5 sites in the Lyon region

Set off and discover more about these five symbolic sites of 20th century architecture, all of them located in the Lyon area.  Each one of them describes a chapter in the exciting chronicle of the last century’s great social and urban utopia.

These utopian developments arose out of the collaboration between visionary architects and bold-thinking patrons, both of them sharing the belief that modern architecture and city planning together could help build a better world.

 

Two Utopies Réalisées soon on the World heritage list ?

Posté le 16/03/2011

In 2008 France officially applied for a World Heritage registration of Le Corbusier’s “architectural and urban work in the world”.
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