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Where Automobiles & Architecture Meet

Where Automobiles & Architecture Meet
Where Automobiles & Architecture Meet, Audi A3 Assembly Line. Image © Audi
Audi A3 Assembly Line. Image © Audi

Where does architecture and the automobile industry meet? Many architects, including Le Corbusier, have tried to understand how building construction can be more like car manufacturing, with mass-produced parts that can be easily assembled on site. Ford recently explored the idea at their Design with a Purpose: Built Tough panel discussion held at New York's Center for Architecture. Click here to read The New York Times' coverage of the discussion, and check out ArchDaily editor-in-chief's thoughts on cars and architecture here.

Cite: Eric Baldwin. "Where Automobiles & Architecture Meet" 04 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/444467/where-automobiles-and-architecture-meet/> ISSN 0719-8884
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