Vic Hoyland

05: Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier modulor - Fibonacci series of the human body

Employed a resource and a ground plan for composition, not the compositional technique(s).

Le Corbusier (1887 – 1965). His 1945 design for Unité d’ Habitation, Marseilles (built 1946 – 52) and La Ville Radieuse, and Modulor (pub. 1950): A red and blue series, based on Fibonacci, where one is half the measure of the other, so that even the smallest measure could proliferate throughout a much larger structure.