Radiant City

Visionaries think big: It took Baron Georges-Eugene Haussman to modernize 19th-century Paris, turning it into a city of wide, tree-lined, beautiful and pedestrian-friendly boulevards. And it took architect and city planner Charles-Edouard Jeanneret — better know as Le Corbusier — to reconceive bustling, disorderly urban life as a tidy series of urban...read more