Pierre Jeanneret
Swiss, 1896-1967
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Pierre Jeanneret
Swiss, 1896-1967
942 followers
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2017
Partners in Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson,
Grey Art Gallery
2016
Fernand Léger: Painting in Space,
Museum Ludwig
Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret: Chandigarh, India, 1951-66,
Kukje Gallery

Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist …

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Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist architecture and design. Together, the pair pioneered a new aesthetic vocabulary that placed function and order over embellishment—Jeanneret’s work imbuing the strict geometry of modernism with energetic diagonals and lighter …

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