Le Corbusier

Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-Gris, better known as Le Corbusier was a Swiss-French architect, designer, painter, writer, and urban planner. Most importantly he was one of the pioneers of what is now called modern architecture. He was born in Switzerland in 1887 and died in 1965, his work spans five decades and buildings he designed are constructed throughout Europe, India, and America.