Marseille, Cité Radieuse (Unite d'Habitation, Le Corbusier, Marseille) by Langlands & Bell

Based on the facade of the 'Unité d'Habitation' in Marseille, completed in 1948, and one of the key monuments of the Modern Movement.


Wood & aluminium & glass lacquer
102 x 200 x 10 cm
Art Fund grant:
£7,000 ( Total: £23,000)
Acquired in:
Seth Stein

The design was created according to 'le modulor' system of measurement devised by Le Corbusier and derived from human proportions. Langlands & Bell are well-known for exploring our experience of architecture at many different levels in their work.


Mr Seth Stein, Seth Stein Architects.

Venue details

Southampton City Art Gallery Civic Centre, Commercial Road, SOUTHAMPTON Hampshire SO14 7LP 023 8083 3007

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon – Fri, 10am – 3pm
Sat, 10am – 5pm.
Closed Sundays

Share this article