i want to know about "Tower Of Shadows"in chandigarh by 'Le corbusier'?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    The Tower of Shadows in Sector 1, Chandigarh, India is a pavilion designed and built in 1960 by Le corbusier. Just beyond the solar monument is the tower of shadows a demonstration of Corbusier's theories of sun control, consisting of a series of platforms oriented to the Cardinal points and containing sun breakers on three sides (except north). This concrete structure is a culmination of the in depth studies of Corbusier on the path of the sun and ways to control its penetration in to the built up space.

    For a Photo:http://home.worldonline.dk/jgkjelds/tower.html


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