Le Corbusier’s aesthetic function

As a champion of modern architecture, Le Corbusier’s advocacy of ‘form follows function’ is now being curated from a new perspective in MoMA’s New Corbusier Exhibition – Reveals a Life Led By Landscapes. In seeing Le Corbusier’s fascination with natural landscape and the integration of it into his works, one needs to ask if vista can be considered as a topic of ‘function’ in architecture? Here are a few references back to early Roman buildings. Any thoughts?

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