Grand Salon of the Maison du Bresil or Brazil House, designed by Le Corbusier (Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, 1887-1965) and Lucio Costa, 1902-1998, and inaugurated in 1954, with reflections from the coloured glass windows, in the Cite Internationale Universitaire de Paris, in the 14th arrondissement of Paris, France. The building is listed as a historic monument and was renovated 1999-2000 by Bernard Bauchet and Hubert Rio. The CIUP or Cite U was founded in 1925 after the First World War by Andre Honnorat and Emile Deutsch de la Meurthe to create a place of cooperation and peace amongst students and researchers from around the world. It consists of 5,800 rooms in 40 residences, accepting another 12,000 student residents each year. Picture by Manuel Cohen. L'autorisation de reproduire cette œuvre doit etre demandee aupres de l'ADAGP/Permission to reproduce this work of art must be obtained from DACS.

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Grand Salon of the Maison du Bresil or Brazil House, designed by Le Corbusier (Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, 1887-1965) and Lucio Costa, 1902-1998, and inaugurated in 1954, with reflections from the coloured glass windows, in the Cite Internationale Universitaire de Paris, in the 14th arrondissement of Paris, France. The building is listed as a historic monument and was renovated 1999-2000 by Bernard Bauchet and Hubert Rio. The CIUP or Cite U was founded in 1925 after the First World War by...
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