EUROPE-FRANCE/Franche Comt-Belfort

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

From AGRAM' architectural information,'The World Atlas of Architecture' Portland House 1984,

 

Notre Dame du Haut Chapel
  
 70250 Ronchamp Haute-Saone/21km from Belfort, Franche Comte




 Architect by Le Corbusier with Andre Maisonnier,benches by Joseph Savina, the southeast part of France in 1950-55. Construction system was reinforced concrete, Expressionist modern style. Soft-form composition, deep windows with colored glass (wall thickness 4' to 12'). Designed on 1950 for Pilgrim church. Oeuvre complete de Le Corbusier 1946-52. Photo by Byunguh Yu(#1/2007), Byunggu Yu(#2-4/1992).

 

Gare de Belfort
  
 Belfort, Franche-Comt



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 31 October 2007.

 

Restaurant Etudlant
  
 Rue Gaston Defferre, Belfort, Franche-Comt



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 31 October 2007.

  

Apartment
  
 Belfort, Franche-Comt



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 31 October 2007.

 

Fort Ordener/Fort de Vezelois
  
 Belfort, Franche-Comt



 Built on 1883-86, at the same time and using the same plans as Bessoncourt fort, Vézelois fort, named after General Ordener, was designed to cover Bessoncourt & Bois-d'Oye forts and to control routes from Switzerland as well as the railway line to Mulhouse. Just under 600 men and around 30 cannons were planned for these operations. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#1/2007), Byunguh Yu(#2,3/2007).