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Vive la France: A Round-Up of French AD Classics

Vive la France: A Round-Up of French AD Classics
Vive la France: A Round-Up of French AD Classics, © Flavio Bragaia
© Flavio Bragaia

In honor of Bastille Day, we've rounded up some of our favorite AD Classics built in France. From Bernard Tschumi's Parc de la Villette to our most popular classic project, Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye, take a moment to revisit these renowned works.

© Hans Werlemann, courtesy OMA © flickr user thearchigeek. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a> ©Yuri Palmin © flickr user dalbera. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a> + 7

Villa Savoye / Le Corbusier

© Flavio Bragaia
© Flavio Bragaia

Centre Georges Pompidou / Renzo Piano + Richard Rogers

© flickr user dalbera. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a>
© flickr user dalbera. Used under Creative Commons

National Library of France / Dominique Perrault

©Yuri Palmin
©Yuri Palmin

Maison à Bordeaux / OMA

© Hans Werlemann, courtesy OMA
© Hans Werlemann, courtesy OMA

Parc de la Villette / Bernard Tschumi

© flickr user thearchigeek. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a>
© flickr user thearchigeek. Used under Creative Commons

Unité d'Habitation / Le Corbusier

© flickr user nnova. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a>
© flickr user nnova. Used under Creative Commons

Notre Dame du Haut / Le Corbusier

Vive la France: A Round-Up of French AD Classics, © Flavio Bragaia
© Flavio Bragaia
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Cite: Becky Quintal. "Vive la France: A Round-Up of French AD Classics" 14 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/526201/vive-la-france-a-round-up-of-french-ad-classics/> ISSN 0719-8884

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